Bhubaneswar: A woman was allegedly burnt to death by in-laws over dowry at Gokanpur village under Nandankanan police limits today.
Sources said victim Rasmi Rekha Jena had got married to Asisgh Padhiari two year ago and they had four-year-old girl child.
Meanwhile, basing on the complaint of the victim’s family, police detained the victim’s husband and in-laws.
The victim’s family has alleged that Rashmi was charred to death by her in-laws for not agreeing to bring dowry more. Sources said torture crossed all the limits when she gave birth to a girl child.
Meanwhile, Nandankanan police seized the body and sent it for post-mortem.