Puttur: Kemminje Resident Arrested on Charge of Harassing Wife for More Dowry

Puttur: Janardan Shenoy, residing near the Golex cowfeed factory in Kemminje, was arrested by the town police and produced in court in connection with a dowry harassment case.

His wife Shailaja had filed a complaint stating that their marriage had taken place five years ago and ever since the husband kept harassing her physically and mentally.

On Sep 26, when he tried to assault her, a neighbour, Madan, reportedly came to her assistance and immediately, venting his anger against, Shenoy attacked him too, the complaint said.

The police registered a case and arrested Shenoy. When produced in court, he was remanded to judicial custody.

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