A 22-year-old woman was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Kurali on Monday evening. The deceased has been identified as Satnam Kaur, native of Sanana village, Ropar. The victim got married to Jaspreet Singh in March this year.
According to the information, Surinder Singh, father of the deceased, has alleged her in- laws used to harass her for dowry, adding they had come to meet her a night before the incident and when they came back, they received a call that their daughter was unwell.
When they came back, her body was lying on the bed, they claimed. After police were called, the victim's body was shifted to the civil hospital for postmortem.
Station house officer Iqbal Singh said police were investigation the matter. He added injury marks had been witnessed on her neck.
Meanwhile, her parents have levelled allegations against the in-laws for her death, while police said they were yet unsure whether it was suicide or a murder.