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Woman dies after consuming poison

Bulandshahr, Social Times. A newly-married woman died while her husband is battling for life after the couple consumed poison following family dispute in Jamrau village.

According to police, Monu (23) had an argument with his father on Saturday. He along with his wife, Khushboo (20), later tried to end their lives by consuming poison.

Khusboo died on the spot. Monu was rushed to a hospital where his condition is stated to be critical, Inspector of Jahangirabad Police Station Chhote Singh said.

The couple had got married in May this year.

The matter is being thoroughly investigated, police said.