Banda, Uttar Pradesh:
A 19-year-old lady and her associate have been allegedly burnt to demise by her members of the family in a village in Uttar Pradesh’s Banda district in a suspected case of dishonour killing, police stated at the moment.
The incident befell on Wednesday night in Karcha village within the district’s Mataundh space when the lady’s members of the family allegedly noticed the couple in an intimate place, they stated.
“They allegedly locked them in the hut and set it on fire,” Additional Superintendent of Police Mahendra Pratap Singh stated.
They have been later taken to an area hospital in critical situation the place 23-year-old Bhola died whereas the lady, Priyanka, who suffered 80 per cent burns and was referred to a different facility in Kanpur, succumbed on the best way, he stated.
An FIR has been lodged towards 9 members of the lady’s household and three of them have been arrested, the official stated.
Mr Singh stated efforts are on to arrest the opposite accused.
The forensic assessments will probably be performed at the moment, he stated.
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