The Hush Post | 7:15 pm | One-minute read |
Alleging murder, a family of a deceased woman in Himachal Pradesh cremated the dead body outside the house of the in-laws. The incident took place in Kutehad village in Jawali sub-division of Kangra district.
32-year-old Usha Devi had died on Friday. Her parents had reached at her in-laws village to cremate her body. However, they claim that the local panchayat didn’t help them. This enraged Usha’s family members and they cremated the body outside the in-laws’ house on Saturday morning.
Tension prevailed in the village after family’s act. The police reached the spot at around 9 am. After the police’s intervention the woman’s family was placated. The police have registered a case.
Police have arrested Usha’s husband Arjun Singh, father-in-law Surat Singh and mother-in-law Vishnu Devi. The police have registered a case under Sections 302 and 34 of the IPC.