A case of murder lodged by family members of the deceased woman’s family members against her husband has now been altered to abetting to suicide by the police after the post-mortem reported confirmed that the woman Shahnwaz, resident of Thakurgnanj, had hanged herself to death. Police have detained Shahnawaz’s husband Ashraf, said Station Officer of Thakurganj Samar Bhadur Yadav.
On 13th of May Shahnawaz’s body was found hanging in her house. Family members of the deceased registered a case of murder under section 302 ipc in Thakurganj police station. They alleged Shahnawaz’s husband Ashraf and her in-laws for the murder. Police sent the body for postmortem. The report has confirmed that it was a case of suicide. The PM report said that the cause of death of Shahnawaz was hanging.
“After examining the postmortem report, we have altered the case of murder to abetting to suicide under Section 306 IPC,” said the station officer. Ashraf has been detained on Sunday morning.
“We are probing the role of other in-laws of Shahnawaz in the case,” Yadav said.
A 32-year-old woman committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling late on Tuesday night in Hasanganj