Banda, Uttar Pradesh:
A 19-year-old lady and her accomplice have been allegedly burnt to loss of life by her members of the family in a village in Uttar Pradesh’s Banda district in a suspected case of dishonour killing, police mentioned at the moment.
The incident occurred 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 mentioned.
“They allegedly locked them in the hut and set it on fire,” Additional Superintendent of Police Mahendra Pratap Singh mentioned.
They have been later taken to a neighborhood hospital in severe 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 mentioned.
An FIR has been lodged towards 9 members of the lady’s household and three of them have been arrested, the official mentioned.
Mr Singh mentioned efforts are on to arrest the opposite accused.
The forensic assessments can be executed at the moment, he mentioned.
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