Woman, 3-Year-Old Son, Killed In Fire At Home In UP
Sunday, October 27, 2019, 3:55 PM
A woman and her three-year-old son were killed in a fire at their home in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district, the police said on Sunday. The woman's father has filed a complaint against her in-laws, accusing them of killing her for dowry. Her son died in a hospital. The woman's husband had gone to Madhya Pradesh at the time of the incident.
UP Woman Given Triple Talaq On Phone Over Dowry: Police
Wednesday, December 26, 2018, 11:35 AM
A Muslim man gave triple talaq to his wife on the mobile phone for not getting dowry, police said. Naseem Ahmed, who got married in July last year, allegedly beat up his wife and drove her out of his house in Salempur village on December-8 as she could not meet his demand. The woman then went to the police station to file a complaint.
UP: Man gives Triple Talaq to wife over phone, case registered
Friday, October 5, 2018, 10:35 AM
The Uttar-Pradesh police registered a case against a man for allegedly giving triple-talaq to his wife over the phone over the dowry-issue. This comes weeks after, Central-govt passed an ordinance criminalizing triple-talaq. According to the victim's mother, Reshma, her daughter was being harassed by her in-laws. She alleged that her son-in-law, who lives in Saudi-Arabia divorced her daughter after she couldn't arrange the dowry.