Woman expelled from home for giving birth to girl child

A woman of Theliya-7 in Saptari district has filed complaint of domestic violence at District Court on Monday.

Manita Kumari Khang, 18, filed the complaint against her husband, Dev Narayan, father-in-law Laxman, mother-in-law Saraswoti and brother-in-law Suraja.

The complaint filed by Manita states that her family members thrashed her and demanded additional dowry, cursing her for giving birth to a girl child.

She said that the family members have also kept her seven-month-old baby with them and expelled her from the house on June 21.

Demanding action against the accused, she urged the court to provide her baby and Rs 7,000 monthly.

After the incident, Manita is now living at her parental house at Lohajara-8.

Source: Nepalnews