An extremely shameful incident took place in the Harsiddhi police station of Dudhahi village in eastern Champaran of Bihar. The in-laws of a woman burnt her alive for dowry. She died in Sadar Hospital on this Friday late evening. The marriage of this woman was done two years ago. She was tortured constantly by her in-laws for dowry. As a part of it, she was kept in a room for the past four days and food and water were not being given too. When the hunger became unbearable for the woman, those monsters threw kerosene on her body and set her on fire.
After her parents were informed, they rushed to the Sadar Hospital, where she died during the treatment. Prior to the death, the victim, wife of Rajedin Mian, gave a statement to the city police that her in-laws used to torture and beat her for dowry. She accused her in-laws, Nishan Khatoon, Jainul Khatoon, Ballistar Mian, Bagdi Khatoon, Usman Mian, his wife and Chutun Alam for burning her alive in the fire. The police have escalated their search for the accused.