Free Press Journal

Ujjain: Man sets wife on fire for refusing dowry


Ujjain: A husband allegedly burnt his wife over dowry on Tuesday last. Victim Anita, wife of Sunil Bargunda, who was admitted in serious condition in the hospital said Bhairavgarh police that her husband Sunil used to demand dowry from her and on denying he poured kerosene and burnt her.  Taking action on the basis of the statement police registered an FIR against Sunil Bargunda, resident of Ambodiya, under Section 307 and 498-A. However, the accused is reportedly on the run.

Tagged with: