<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>The family members of the 27- year-old PhD scholar, who allegedly committed suicide at IIT- Delhi, have alleged that her in-laws used to trouble her. Manjula Devak, a PhD student in water resources, was found hanging at her flat around 7.38 PM yesterday. While no suicide note was found from the flat, Devak’s family alleged that her in-laws were not in favour of her pursuing higher studies, police said. They also accused her in-laws of demanding dowry, police added. Her family members have recorded their statement in front of a sub-divisional magistrate. Davak had got married in 2013 and her husband and in-laws stay in Bhopal. Her friends also recorded their statement in front of the SDM. Police have seized her laptop and are scanning her calls detail records.(This article has not been edited by DNA’s editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency feed.)

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PhD scholar’s family alleges in-laws troubled her for dowry