MCD councillor suicide: husband held

Last Updated: Fri, Nov 09, 2012 09:24 hrs

New Delhi, Nov 9 (IBNS) The husband of a councillor of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) who killed her daughter and then committed suicide at her residence on Thursday has been arrested on dowry torture charges, police said Friday.

Twentysix-year-old Satyam Yadav, who was Congress Councillor from Nangloi East, was found hanging from the ceiling at her residence.

The police found her one-and-a-half year daughter Vanshika lying dead on the bed in the same room.

The arrested husband Pawan Yadav is a college teacher.

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