IMPHAL, October 13: The police have registered a case after a woman with injuries marks brought to the Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences was declared her brought dead by the doctors this morning around 5:58 am.
The woman has been identified as Sajina Begum, 25 wife of Md Sajid Khan of Kairang Umang Leikai under Heingang Police Station in Imphal East.
Her in-laws said this morning when the young wife failed to respond to their calls they check on her and found her lying unconscious. She was rushed to hospital where she was declared brought dead, they said.
The husband`™s family also couldn`™t determine the actual cause of her death.
On the other hand, her parents`™ side said they found injuries on her head, back and other parts of her body and bleeding from her nose.
She must be strangled to death, they alleged.
Her parents`™ side also asserted that Sajina was ill-treated since about a month back when her husband bought home another woman from their locality.
Sajina who has a daughter had return to her parental home on September 25 on the day of Idul Zuha, they claimed.
Later, her husband`™s family came and took her back claiming that they have turned back the new woman, they said.
They said Sajina has been staying at her husband`™s house since about five days back.
Meanwhile, the police have registered a case and post mortem was conducted at the JNIMS mortuary today.
However, her body lies unclaimed in the mortuary after her parents`™ side claimed that Sajina was killed after being tortured.