MOHD MAJID MALIK , BHADERWAH,JULY 27–Suspecting foul play in the death of a woman her parents and relatives held a protest and demanded action against in-laws of the woman and blocked Doda Bhaderwah road for some time near Seri village demanded immediate arrest of the accused .According to reports the dead body of 20-year-old newly wed woman were bring back by her parents to Bhaderwah for last rites and her family alleging that she was murdered for dowry. The victim identified as Varsha Devi 21 years , who was married to Sanjay Sharma s/o Ashok Sharma R/O Gardi garh ,Jammu two months back was found dead in Kathua according to relatives of deceased, adding there were sign of injury, burn and torture on the body. The deceased’s father Tirat Lal R/O Neota ,Bhaderwah in a complaint to the police at Police station Bhalla , Bhaderwah alleged that Varsha husband and in-laws are responsible for her death added that two months back Sanjay Sharma firstly kidnapped her and after that arrange a Court marriage with her without their consent .He also informed that in month of May they also lodge a missing report in Police station about her daughter.”On Saturday evening someone called me and told us about our daughter’s death in Kathua . The in-laws have murdered her ,” he alleged and said the house of the Varsha Devi husband is at Gardi garh but dead body found in Kathua which clearly prove that her in laws firstly murdered and then thrown her dead body in Kathua forests to hide their misdeed. Alleging that the woman was being harassed by the in-laws and her husband family members and relatives of the woman along with their neighbours staged protest on Doda Bhaderwah road near Seri , demanding arrest of the accused persons and disrupted traffic movement for ten minutes .They alleged that the husband of the woman used to harass and abuse her verbally for dowry and other pretexts. They demanded a thorough probe into the whole episode and immediate arrest of the husband for murder .ASP Bhaderwah Amit Bhasin reached the spot and pacified the protesters by assuring a thorough probe into the matter and on the assurance, the protesters dispersed and the woman was cremated with full religious honor. “Based on a complaint filed by victim’s parents, wpolice have registered a FIR and also have detained the husband and are questioning them,” said an investigating officer.