Tamil Nadu: Woman dies after being set ablaze
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Last Updated: Friday, March 23, 2012, 22:29
  
Salem: Irked over their demands for more dowry not being met, a man and his parents burnt to death his wife while she was sleeping at their residence, police said.

They said the 25-year-old man and his parents had been constantly harassing her for more dowry after the couple got married six months back. This morning, they doused kerosene on the 18-year-old while she was asleep and set her ablaze, they said.

The man and his parents were arrested based on the dying declaration of the woman in a hospital, they said.

PTI


First Published: Friday, March 23, 2012, 22:29


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