Appearing swiftly on a criticism of dowry demise, the Agra police on Sunday retrieved the physique of a 24-year-old girl from a funeral pyre and despatched it for autopsy.
In accordance with the police, they swung into motion quickly after the brother of the useless, recognized as Sonia, made a criticism on the police helpline 112.
Sonia was married to Harendra (26), a resident of Dulara village underneath the bounds of Fatehpur Sikri police station in Agra district of Uttar Pradesh, in 2018.
Her brother alleged within the criticism that her husband and in-laws weren’t pleased with the dowry they acquired and beat her up. She was as soon as pressured to go away the home as nicely, based on the criticism filed by her brother.
Following the criticism, the police reached the spot shortly, took custody of the physique from the funeral pyre earlier than it was lit and despatched it for autopsy, Senior Sub Inspector at Fatehpur Sikri police station Vipin Kumar advised information company PTI.
A case has been registered towards the girl’s husband, father-in-law, mother-in-law and different members of the family underneath the Dowry Prohibition Act. Additional investigation is underway within the case and a search is on for the accused, the police officer stated.
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