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A couple were singed after coming under fire in the Bawana area of the Outer North district. Both have been hospitalized. The woman is seven months pregnant. At the time of the incident, the woman was frying her hands with her husband and a boy in front of the bonfire. In addition, a boy put thinner in it to light the fire. When the fire broke out, they both got caught in it. The woman’s relatives claim that an attempt was made to kill their daughter by burning her. The couple got married last year. SDM is investigating the matter. Late in the evening, the police registered a case against the woman’s husband under the heading of attempted murder.
Police officials said that information was received at Bawana police station at 10:06 am on January 6 about a woman burned in the fire. Sandeep said that the in-laws who live in Bawana Sector 2 burned his sister Khushboo. Once the information was received, the police reached Ambedkar Hospital. Where the injured Khushboo was found, admitted. Khushboo said she sat in front of the fire with her husband and a boy to beat the cold.
In addition, the boy put thinner in the fire to intensify it. Both perished in the fire. Police videotaped the injured woman’s statement. Later, the woman was referred to Safdarjung Hospital. A large part of the body including his mouth, hands is burned. She is also seven months pregnant. Her husband Veer Pratap’s hands and legs are also burned and he is being treated at Safdarjung Hospital. Khushbu’s brother Sandeep has accused her in-laws of torturing and burning her. He said that Khushbu had married Veer Pratap last August. The police informed Narela SDM about the incident.
women’s committee has warned the police
Swati Maliwal, Chairman of the Delhi Commission for Women, informed the Delhi Police about this matter. The Commission has inquired from the police about the copy of the FIR registered in this case, the name of the arrested suspect and the reasons for not arresting them. Information was also obtained about the statement made by the victim to the SDM. Swati Maliwal tweeted the photo of the injured woman and said her husband and in-laws burned her by pouring petrol. The girl suffered serious burns and is being treated.