SOURCE - https://www.ndtv.com/article/bangalore/wedding-stopped-mid-way-after-doctor-demands-dowry-90394?pfrom=home-Cities
Wedding stopped mid-way after doctor demands dowry
B P Swetha and Amit V Rolli, both doctors, were scheduled to wed at 6.30 pm on Tuesday. Despite the presence of hundreds of relatives and friends, Amit and his family began arguing with Swetha's family about the marriage hall and other issues even before the marriage could begin.
The marriage was fixed three months ago and the couple was engaged for the past three months. According to Swetha's relatives, immediately after the engagement, demands began to pour in from Amit's family.
Swetha's parents KS and B S Puttachannappa had already agreed to some of the demands and had also spent Rs. 3.5 lakh on the wedding arrangements so far. "The boy was given Rs. 5 lakh as dowry along with a 30x40 site.