Archana Angle – Another Young Woman in India Killed for #Dowry
March 8, 2015, Thane, Maharashtra
A 21-year-old Archana Mahadeo Angle is believed to have committed suicide by hanging herself after being harassed by her husband and in-laws for dowry. Her husband and four of his other family members have been booked for abetting her suicide. Archana had married Mahadeo Khandu Angle in 2013 and since then she was allegedly being harassed by her husband and in-laws to get Rs 10,000 and 10 gms of gold from her parents.
Cases of burning and hanging of women for dowry are often murders, that are staged as suicides. For more see this article https://genderbytes.wordpress.com/2011/10/02/video-murder-by-fire-100000-women-a-year/