A woman from Mandya committed suicide allegedly due to dowry harassment. A six page long death note blaming her husband and mother-in-law was found, reported The New Indian Express.
Mandya police have taken Prathap and his mother into custody.
The deceased, who is identified as Supraja was a resident of Leelavathi Layout in Maddur taluk. Supraja and Prathap were in a relationship for three years before they married in 2011 against their familiesâ€™ wishes. The couple have a three-year-old son.
TNIE reported that, Suprajaâ€™s father Manjunath admitted his daughter was being harassed by the in-laws
â€śShe was doing her MTech through correspondence and was managing home apart from working. Fed up with the torture, she resorted to the extreme step,â€ť said Manjunath.
â€śWith a lot of trust in Prathap I married him, but he is not trustworthy. I requested my mother-in-law to be friendly, but no use. I have decided to commit suicide,â€ť says her death note.
As wounds were found on her body Suprajaâ€™s relatives allege the family members have beaten her to death.
This is an aggregated report from The New Indian Express