THOOTHUKUDI: The Pudhukottai All Women Police Station not too long ago booked three, together with a police constable and sub-inspector under Dowry Prohibition Act.
According to sources, the suspects have been recognized as Krishnamoorthy, husband of the sufferer and a police constable, his father Saravanan a particular sub-inspector, and mom Muthulakshmi. The sufferer Chella Prema (25), daughter of A Perumpadaiyan Pillai of Mudivaithanenthal, acknowledged in a criticism that her husband, Krishnamoorthy, alongside along with his mother and father, demanded dowry of Rs 3 lakh along with 20 sovereign gold jewelry and Rs 1 lakh money from her mother and father. They additionally needed to promote 10 sovereign of gold jewelry that she introduced from residence throughout marriage, Prema stated.
The situation started, when Prema questioned her in-laws for taking all of Krishnamoorthy’s wage to pay the mortgage dues of a brand new residence that they had purchased. “They gave only Rs 4,000 to meet our ends,” Prema stated in her petition.
When she urged them to not take all of her husband’s wage, the trio harassed Prema asking her to deliver extra dowry from her mother and father on October 16, 2020. Even although police officers counselled and suggested the couple to reside collectively in peace, her in-laws had overwhelmed her up on November 5 final 12 months and left her on their own, the petition added.
She added that each time she approached to fulfill her husband, her in-laws threatened her of dire penalties as each Saravanan and Krishnamoorthy had been police personnel.
Based on her criticism, the police booked the trio under Section 498, 294(b), 323 of the Indian Penal Code, Section 4 of Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Harassment of Women Act, 2002, Seciton 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961. However, the suspects weren’t arrested.