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Indore: In-laws booked for harassing woman over girl child


Pithampur: Acting on a complaint filed by a woman, police here have registered dowry harassment case against her in-laws. Sarita, wife of Prathmesh Sonane, resident Barwani informed police that she was abused and tortured by her in-laws after she delivered a girl child recently. She informed that her in-laws including Prathmesh, Mohan Shyam Rao Sonane and Jayshree, wife of Mohan Shyam Rao Sonane asked her to bring money from her parent’s house. When she refused to fulfil their demand, they threatened her of dire consequences, police said. Police have registered FIR against Prathamesh and his parents under Section 498(a), 506 and 34 of Indian Penal Code in the incident.