The Hush Post: In another horrifying incident of subjugation of women, dancing at a wedding cost a married woman her life.
The incident is being reported from Basanti in South 24 Pargana of West Bengal.
According to a report, 18-year old Sapna recently got married to Subir Nashkar resident of Charabidya village in Basanti.
On Saturday, Sapna along with her husband had gone to a relative’s house to attend a wedding where she reportedly danced to her heart’s content, which left her husband fuming. Reportedly, Subir was upset seeing his wife dancing at the wedding with strangers, which led to a heated argument between the two that continued even after the two had returned home.
Not only the husband Subir, but even Sapna’s mother-in-law was furious. Later, Sapna’s body was found hanging from the ceiling. Locals allege that Sapna had not committed suicide but was murdered by Subir and his family members. Sapna’s family has alleged that right after her marriage, she was being harassed by Subir and his family for dowry with increasing demands for gold and money.
The police have arrested Subir and his mother after complaints filed by Sapna’s family.