: A case of dowry death has been reported from Vijaya Vittal Nagar in Torangal police station limits on Monday.

According to police, Dhanalakshmi (24) committed suicide by hanging herself at her home. Her father Ambarai has lodged a complaint against his son-in-law, Saikumar, an employee at the JSW Steel plant, of causing physical and mental agony to his daughter by demanding dowry. Dhanalakshmi and Saikumar were married two years ago. Torangal police have registered a case and have taken Saikumar into custody. — Staff Correspondent