Malkangiri, June 1: A man and his parents were arrested by Orkel police in Malkangiri district in a case of alleged dowry death.
The arrested was made, basing on a complaint filed by the family members of a woman, identified as Minati Maharana, whose half-burnt body was found at her bathroom in Kudumulugunna village under the police limits on May 27.
On being informed a team of Kudumulugumma police outpost reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem.
The paternal family members filed a complaint against Minati’s husband and her in-laws and alleged she was killed by them over dowry demand.
Later, the police arrested the trio and registered a case (99/20) in this connection.
The trio was forwarded to court, informed a police official.