Islampur,23th July: The charges of killing a housewife have been raised against her husband and in-laws. The deceased has been identified as Shahnaz Khatoon (20). The incident has surfaced from Ujanigun village of Surun Gram Panchayat under Itahar police station in Uttar Dinajpur District.
According to family sources, Shahnaz Khata, resident of Shyampur Hatkhola of Raiganj police station, was married to Mehsen Alam, resident of Ujanigun .It is then alleged that only months after their marriage, Mehsen started pressuring Shahnaz to fetch money from her and if she failed then she would be harshly beaten. Even yesterday, Alam and his family members forced Shahnaz to bring the money. And when she refused to bend to their demands it was alleged that her husband and in-laws had hanged till she demised.
After getting information about the incident, Iathar police arrived the spot and turned over the body to the Rajganj District Hospital for post-mortem. Since the incident, the accused are absconding from law. The villagers of Shahnaz Khatoon have filed a written complaint against them in Itahar Police Station.