In the country, where women are worshiped as Goddess, crime rate against them is also one of the highest in the world. Yet again heinous crime happened when 28-year-old woman was burnt alive by her husband and in-laws.
Meetu, who got married to Diwakar last year, gave birth to the girl about one month back and since then she was being harassed, father of the deceased alleged in his complaint.
She used to beaten badly for giving birth to a baby girl and money was demanded from her for girl’s upbringing.
Meetu was allegedly set on fire last evening and was found dead on her bed. After the crime, husband and in-laws of Meetu are absconding, police said.