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Unable to marry due to dowry, girl commits suicide

Depressed over not being able to get married due to heavy dowry demands, a girl,19, today committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of a room in Matsaina area here, police said.

india Updated: Dec 19, 2010 19:43 IST
PTI

Depressed over not being able to get married due to heavy dowry demands, a girl,19, on Sunday committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of a room in Matsaina area here, police said.

Upma, a final year BA student, hanged herself in the house of a relative. She was depressed because she could not meet the heavy dowry demands, police said.

First Published: Dec 19, 2010 19:41 IST