Woman Set Ablaze for Opposing Husband's Illicit Relationship

Published: 08th December 2014 03:04 PM  |   Last Updated: 08th December 2014 03:04 PM   |  A+A-


BALLIA: A 30-year-old woman was killed for allegedly opposing her husband's illicit relationship with his sister-in-law in Uskar Gaziapur village here, police said.

The incident took place yesterday under Bhimpura police station area, ASP K C Goswami said, adding, the woman was set ablaze by her husband, his three brothers, and the sister-in-law.

The five were performing her last rites in the village when a police team reached the spot on information and took the body into its custody, Goswami said.

The body has been sent for post-mortem.

On the complaint of deceased's brother, an FIR against the five has been lodged.


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