Highest Dowry Deaths in UP and Bihar in 2012, 2013 & 2014

[Ministry of Women and Child Development,03-December, 2015 18:43 IST] The highest number of dowry deaths during the last three years consecutively have been reported from the state of Uttar Pradesh followed by Bihar. As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data, Uttar Pradesh reported 2244 dowry deaths(Sec 304 B of IPC) in 2012, 2335 dowry deaths in 2013 & 2469 dowry deaths in 2014(Provisional) which is the highest in…

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