A youth after four years of his love marriage has received murder threats from his in-laws and demanded protection from the police here on Saturday.

Ali Ahmad, a resident of Chak 475/EB, performed love marriage with Farzana who has now moved the court for divorce. They have four children. A few days earlier, he went to the house of his in-laws and Ilyas, Zaman, Imran, Waseem and others threatened him of dire consequences. He said that they threatening to kill him if he appeared in the court at Bahawalnagar and demanded police protection.