The victim's father Kalingaswamy alleged that the accused was pestering his daughter to get Rs 5 lakh from her parents as he wanted to contest the upcoming GP election.
The woman's mother alleged that during the marriage, they had given gold and other items in the form of dowry.
The complaint also alleged that her husband and in- laws later also started beating her, the official said.
A poster stating that a Gandhipuram resident has been booked in a dowry harassment case created a flutter in the area.
Recently the victim had left to her mother's place and came to know that Vijayabharathi had uploaded her private pictures on Facebook, said the police.
Soon after their marriage, her husband, mother-in-law, brothers-in-law and sister-in-law would often quarrel with her over petty issues and dowry.
Rubi, who got married to one Arjun around six months ago, had recently come to her parent's house in Chaundhera village.
The in-laws then took the victim to Shatabdi Hospital where doctors declared her dead.
Depressed over mental and physical harassment by her husband, a 20-year-old pregnant woman committed suicide at her residence at Vasanthapuri in Malkajgiri on Tuesday evening.
Bansal reportedly applied for bail soon after his wife Priya had filed the dowry case with the police on February 28.
Upon preliminary investigation, it was found that Shalu married Sonu a year ago and the accused is said to have harassed her for Rs 10 lakh as dowry.
The accused switched off mobile phones to avoid being tracked
Samala’s husband Raghavender also attempted suicide but police teams rushed to the spot and rescued him with the help of neighbours.
A newly-married woman hanged herself at her house in Rajagopalnagar on Sunday.
She was married to Dilip Moharana of Tentoi last year and during the wedding, the groom’s parents had demanded additional dowry of Rs 3 lakh.