The deceased has been identified as Manasi Pradhan.
According to information, Manasi, daughter of Raju Pradhan of Palasapalli village, married Premananda Pradhan of Kulangi village in 2017. While she brought all new furniture, ornaments, and other household materials, Premananda and his parents asked her to bring more dowries. As she expressed inability, Premandanda and his parents started torturing her, and they finally killed her, alleged Manasi’s parents in their police complaint.
On being informed, Gangpur police reached the village and seized the body.
“We have sent the body for postmortem and further investigations are on,” said police.