This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Woman burns two daughters to death, immolates self in UP

Last Updated: Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 12:55

Banda (UP): A 27-year-old woman burnt her two daughters to death before immolating herself in Lodhipur village here, police said on Sunday.

The woman identified as Lila Devi burnt her daughters Prashi (5) and Khushbu (3) yesterday, before setting herself on fire, they said.

While Lila died on the spot, the daughters were rushed to the hospital, where Prashi was declared brought dead and Khushbu died during treatment.

The motive behind the incident is not yet known, police added.

First Published: Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 12:54
comments powered by Disqus