Newly-Wed Bride Torched to Death for Not Bringing Motorbike as Dowry

Written by  Published by:Pakistan Views Tuesday, 22 March 2016 16:48

GUJRANWALA: A newly-wed bride succumbed to her wounds on Tuesday after she was doused in petrol and set ablaze by her husband for failing to bring a motorbike as dowry.

Madiha, 22, had married Amir two months back. She was often beaten up by her husband for not being able to bring a motorbike as dowry, her family said.

Four days back, her husband and in-laws doused her in petrol and set her on fire. She was rushed to the hospital in a critical condition where she succumbed to her wounds.

The family registered an FIR against the husband and in-laws after which police arrested Amir, but her mother-in-law and father-in-law fled.

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