A woman was allegedly killed by her in laws in Palpora area of summer capital Srinagar on Sunday.
Relatives of the lady said that the lady identified as Maimoona who was from Kanipora and married in Palpora Srinagar has been killed by in laws.
They alleged that she was killed by brother in law’s son with axe.
The deceased has only ailing father and brother at her paternal home and had visited Palpora on Friday only after fifteen days, they said, adding that lady was married two years ago and was mother of a little girl.
They said her husband was at work when the incident took place and has demanded action.
Meanwhile, Srinagar police in tweet according to news agency Kashmir Dot Com informed “One accused namely Umer Farooq S/o Farooq Ahmed R/o Pamposh Colony, Srinagar arrested for murdering his Sister-in-law( elder Bhabi). Weapon of offence also recovered on his disclosure in front of magistrate. Case registered in safakadal PS under relevant sections of murder.”