Hyderabad: A young woman allegedly committed suicide due to dowry harassment from her husband at Anand Bagh here on Sunday.
Pratyusha (20), a native of Hasanparthy in Warangal was married to Ramesh, a construction worker from the same neighbourhood and had a two-year-old daughter.
According to the police, Ramesh had been harassing Pratyusha for the last two years demanding additional dowry. The harassment increased allegedly after Pratyusha delivered a girl.
Pratyusha is suspected to have committed suicide by hanging in her house, in the absence of her husband in the morning. On receiving information, the Malkajgiri police reached the spot and took up the investigation.
A case was booked and the body was shifted to the Gandhi Hospital morgue for autopsy.
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