The Hush Post| 11:07 am|one-minute-read|
Beware of giving dowry! In a first, a court of metropolitan court in Jodhpur has directed the police to register a case against the father of the bride for giving dowry.
The complaint comes a couple of years after the bride’s father got a case registered against his son-in-law and his family for receiving dowry.
Retired army soldier Ram Lal’s daughter Manisha married Kailash, a software engineer in 2017. Kailash is a son of a government school teacher. Ram Lal allegedly gave Rs 1 lakh as dowry to the groom. After the case was filed by Ram Lal against Manisha’s in-laws, a counter case was filed against him for giving dowry.
Admitting the case, magistrate Richa Chaudhary directed the police to file a complaint against Ram Lal.
After marriage, Kailash went to n Noida to resume his job but left Manisha behind. Ram Lal said that when he took his daughter to Noida, he refused to entertain her.
Ram Lal also alleged that her -in-laws deliberately did not let his daughter live with her husband and that her father-in-law had bad intentions towards her.