Haryana: Woman found hanging at in-laws residence, family alleges foul play

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustantimes.com, Karnal
  • Updated: Jun 02, 2015 19:49 IST

Alleging foul play behind the death a woman at her in-laws' house under mysterious circumstances, her family members blocked traffic at the hospital chowk in the city on Tuesday.

The deceased Geeta, a mother of two, was married four years ago. She was found hanging from a ceiling fan at her in-laws residence in the Janakpuri locality of the city on Monday.

Geeta's family has demanded immediate arrest of her husband and in-laws for allegedly killing her.

The agitated family members of the deceased, including women, gathered outside Kalpana Chawla Government Medical College and held a protest against the police.

They also refused to perform her last rites till the time the accused were arrested and their house sealed. The protesters alleged that Geeta was physically assaulted by her husband and in-laws for dowry.

The blockade was lifted after assurance by deputy superintendent of police Raj Kumar. He said investigations were on.

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