A software engineer’s pregnant wife on Thursday fell to death from the fifth floor of her Sector 82 Kendriya Vihar apartment flat. Her parents claimed that it was a case of dowry death, the police said.

Software engineer Anurag Jain was married to Sanjal, resident of Mumbai, in May last year, and she was working as an administrative officer at Delhi electricity department, the police said.

Jain told police that he came to know about her death only after neighbours informed him, they said.

The woman’s parents alleged that her husband demanded dowryand she died because she refused to give it, the police said.

Her husband has been put to detailed interrogation and a probe is on, DSP Raj Kumar Mishra said. —PTI

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