Dowry Death: HC rejects bail plea

Published: 26th September 2013 02:23 PM  |   Last Updated: 26th September 2013 02:23 PM   |  A+A-

The High Court on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of a man who was arrested on charges of allegedly killing his wife for dowry by setting her ablaze in March.

On February 25, following a quarrel, Venkatesha allegedly slashed Ashwini’s hand and then poured kerosene on her, before setting her ablaze. Ashwini succumbed to her injuries on March 19.


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