GREATER NOIDA, Feb. 9 -- The district court has awarded 10 years' imprisonment to a man for dowry death, whose wife had died an unnatural death in December 2013. The man's mother and his maternal uncle were also held guilty and awarded seven years' imprisonment each.

Surinder Singh, a resident of Bulandshahr, had got an FIR lodged on December 28, 2013 at the Badalpur police station alleging that his daughter Ranjana had married Amit Kumar, a resident of Chhaprola Sai Lok Colony, on January 30, 2013. He alleged that ever since the wedding, her in-laws had been demanding dowry of Rs.1 lakh and a car.

He had said on December 27, 2013 her husband and the husband's maternal uncle had come to his house and took his daughter to their home. At ni...