Women sets afire herself and two children

A 30 year-old woman allegedly committed suicide along with her two children in Pipradaat village near here this afternoon.

Last Updated: Feb 01, 2012, 19:47 PM IST

Mirzapur: A 30 year-old woman allegedly
committed suicide along with her two children in Pipradaat
village near here this afternoon, police said.

Vineeta Dubey sprinkled kerosene on herself and her two
children-- a two-year-old son and eight-month-old daughter--
and set all on fire, police said adding that all three died on
the spot.

Continued tiff with her husband over his drinking habits
was stated to be the cause, police added.

PTI