Two women killed over dowry demand

Badaun (UP): Two women were killed allegedly by their in-laws over dowry demand here, police said today.

A 25-year-old woman was strangulated by her in-laws in Jamalpur village in Wazirganj area on Monday after her family members failed to meet dowry demand, they said.

In another incident in Davtori village, a woman, in her 20`s, was poisoned to death by her in-laws over dowry, police said. FIRs have been registered in these cases and the probe is on, they said.