Agra, Aug 12: A woman in Agra district of Uttar Pradesh allegedly thrashed her mother-in-law with slippers till she died. The incident was reported from Wazipura area. The deceased’s husband has registered a complaint against his son, daughter-in-law and two others in connection with the matter.
As per the police, the crime took place around 2.15 AM on May 30. According to the deceased’s husband, the police did not register an FIR initially but had to file it after court’s intervention.
He stated that the four accused – Rashid (son), Shabnam (daughter-in-law) and two other men barged into his house and started robbing all the valuables. He also alleged that they took away jewellery and cash kept for his daughter’s marriage. Narrating the ordeal further, he said that when his wife, Nasira, intervened, she was thrashed with slippers by their daughter-in-law. Owing to severe head injuries, she collapsed and died.
The police, after the court’s order, registered an FIR in the case on Friday. The four accused have been booked under IPC Sections 304, 504 and 506. The other two accused, apart from Rashid and Shabnam, have been identified as Guddu and Hanif.
The police, meanwhile, have launched a probe in the case and assured the arrests of the culprits after the completion of investigation.