7 years jail for man, mother for killing wife for dowry

Etah, June 30: A court here sentenced a man and his mother to seven years imprisonment for killing his wife for dowry in 2011.

Additional sessionís judge Ajay Tyagi, in his judgment delivered yesterday had mentioned that Reena Devi, wife of Jitendra was allegedly killed for dowry in Kamalpur village under Sakit police station limits here over a demand for a motorcycle. Due to non-fulfilment of the demand, she was killed by her husband Jitendra and his mother Rambeti on May 4, 2011.

An FIR was filed in this connection and based on the evidence on record; the judge found the accused guilty and sentenced them to seven years imprisonment.