Hyderabad: Husband kills wife over dowry

Hyderabad: In yet another tragic incident, a man allegedly killed his wife over dowry. This incident took place on Monday night.

According to the report published in The Hans India, the accused is identified as K. Vittal. He married a girl by name Aishwarya around 18 months ago. However, after marriage, the accused started harassing his wife for dowry.

Earlier, she had approached Shamshabad Police to register a complaint. Counselling of the couple was done and they were asked to stay together.

Despite counselling, nothing changed. The accused continued harassing his wife. Ultimately, he strangled his wife with “dupatta” and killed her at his residence in Maheshwaram.

Police registered a case and arrested the accused.

Meanwhile, the victim’s family members demanded stringent action against the accused.