Agartala: Mar 21: A 23-year-old housewife set herself on fire after an altercation with her husband and in-laws. The deceased has been identified as Sonali Akhtar, wife of sirajul Islam of Dupuriaband area under Ashabari gram panchayat.The incident took place in Dupuriyaband area of Ashabari panchayat of Boxnagar Kalamchaura police station.
According to the details of the incident, Sonali Akhter, wife of Sirajul Islam of Dupuriaband area of Ashabari Gram Panchayat, poured kerosene on her body and set it on fire at around 10 am on Saturday. So that half of his body, burns. Her husband sensed the incident and tried to put out the fire and she was given first aid at Boxnagar Hospital and referred to Hampania Hospital for advanced treatment.
When she went to the Hapania hospital and doctors noticed that her condition was detorate, she was immediately referred to the GB hospital. She died at 7:30 a.m. after battling death for about 24 hours at GB Hospital.
However, the deceased’s father alleged that Sonali’s husband and mother-in-law were responsible for the death.