Mandeep also accused her husband of extra-marital affair and said, ‘He has relations with many women. But still I ignored this thing and went to New York. Although he started beating me here and he kept on doing so.’
Victim Mandeep Kaur.
of America New York An Indian-origin woman gave her life after getting fed up with her husband’s atrocities. The woman was a resident of Bijnor district of UP. Just before the suicide, a 30-year-old Sikh woman had posted a video detailing her husband’s abuse and atrocities. In this video, the woman cried out her pain and made serious allegations against her husband. The woman committed suicide on the day this video was made.
The name of the woman is being told as Mandeep Kaur. She was married in the year 2015 to Ranjodhbir Singh Sandhu, a resident of Bijnor district of UP. After three years of marriage, she shifted to New York with her husband. Mandeep had posted this video online on August 3 and also sent it to his father. In this video, Mandeep told the whole story of the atrocities that happened to him and also said that Ranjodhbir beats him and his daughters. Everything went well for 2-3 months of marriage, but after that Ranjodhbir started harassing Mandeep and harassing him.
‘I thought he would get better..but it didn’t happen’
Just before the suicide, Mandeep Kaur said in a video posted online, ‘My husband and my in-laws are responsible for my death. They did not let me live in peace. He (husband) has been beating me for the last 8 years. Mandeep further said, ‘I have been suffering the torture of my husband for the last 8 years just thinking that one day he will get better. But that never happened. He only tortured me for 8 years. I tried a lot to escape. But he is harassing me everyday. I cannot tolerate any more atrocities.
There are collosal problems in our family & social structure which we conveniently ignore or deny to accept. #DomesticViolence against women is one such serious problem. Suicide by Mandeep Kaur an NRI Punjabi woman is a wake up call to accept the problem and fix it accordingly. pic.twitter.com/F8WpkiLCZY
— Gurshamshir Singh (@gurshamshir) August 5, 2022
‘He must answer to God’
Mandeep also accused her husband of extra-marital affair and said, ‘He has relations with many women. But still I ignored this thing and went to New York. Although he started beating me here and he kept on doing so.’ Mandeep further said, ‘They (husband and in-laws) will have to answer to God. These people will get punishment for their deeds. These people have forced me to commit suicide. I have to leave my children and go.
FIR registered against husband
On the complaint of Mandeep’s father, an FIR has been registered against Ranjodhbir Singh Sandhu in Najibabad Kotwali of Bijnor under section 306. The couple has two daughters aged 6 and 4. Now Mandeep’s family wants the custody of both the daughters to be given to them. Because Ranjodhbir can misbehave with them too. At the same time, Mandeep’s sister told that Ranjodhbir and his family used to harass Mandeep a lot. Because she had given birth to two daughters. He also said, ‘The accused should be given the strictest punishment. He should be given death sentence. The family members of Mandeep Kaur have demanded Rs 50 lakh from the accused side for the upbringing of the daughters.