Housewife burnt to death in Howrah


Howrah: A housewife was allegedly burnt to death by her in laws in the Domjur area of Howrah district. The allegations have been leveled against her husband, father-in law, mother-in-law and brother-in-law. The woman was admitted to Howrah General Hospital with burn injuries where she succumbed.

The girl’s family has lodged a complaint of murder against her in laws at Bakra police Station. It was also reported that the in-laws were beaten up by local people following the incident though the housewife’s in laws have alleged that she had committed suicide.

The girl’s family alleged that she was regularly tortured by her husband and his family.