A 30-year-old Indian-origin woman allegedly died by suicide in New York, accusing her husband and in-laws of home violence. In a heartbreaking video, the woman, recognized as Mandeep Kaur, narrated her ordeal and mentioned “they compelled me to die”.
In a video allegedly taken earlier than her loss of life, Mandeep Kaur mentioned,” The individuals liable for my loss of life are my husband and my in-laws. They didn’t let me reside. He has been beating me all alongside for the final 8 years.”
“I tolerated my husband’s torture for the past 8 years thinking that he will improve one day but this never happened. He has used violence against me for past 8 years. I tried my best. I am being abused daily and I can’t tolerate the torture anymore,” Mandeep might be seen heard saying in the video.
She additionally accused her husband of infidelity, including “Still, I ignored it and moved here (New York). But here he started beating me up no matter if he was drunk or not. He continued to have his affairs.”
Mandeep’s maternal household in Uttar Pradesh’s Bijnor had tried to intervene. Mandeep alleged that her husband had kidnapped her for 3 days and thrashed her. Her father then determined to file a police grievance. Mandeep claimed that after a police grievance was registered, her husband got here to her and requested her assist in withdrawing the grievance.
Mandeep mentioned she withdrew the grievance, saying “I tried to save the marriage but my in-laws didn’t let it happen.
In the video that was reportedly shot before her death, Mandeep said, “They’ll be answerable to God and the Karma will handle them. They’ve compelled me to die. I’m forced to leave my children and leave the world.”
Her suicide has prompted “the Kaur movement”, with Netizens taking part to get justice for the Indian-origin woman. Kaur is survived by her two daughters, aged 4 and 6.
Mandeep’s sister, Kuldeep Kaur claimed that the home violence began quickly after the couple moved to New York.
“My sister was married in February 2015. Soon, they went to New York and he started torturing her. He wanted a son and wanted Rs 50 lakh in dowry,” Kuldeep Kaur was quoted as saying by information company ANI.
An FIR has been registered on the Najibabad Police Station of Bijnor in Uttar Pradesh towards the husband and her in-laws.
The New York Police division is investigating the case. Mandeep Kaur’s household is attempting exhausting to convey her physique again to India.
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