Chandigarh: A man arrested for allegedly sets wife and a 3-year-old daughter on fire in their house in Haryana’s Rohtak district, a police official said on Wednesday.
The man’s youngest daughter suffered burn injuries in the incident, which took place on Tuesday.
The accused is identified as Rajesh, 32-years-old.
“When the police received information about the incident, they rushed to the house and found the charred bodies of the woman, and her daughter on a cot, while another girl was outside the room”, the senior police officer said.
The case history said already the murdered woman’s father registered a case against Rajesh, allegedly that he is harassing his daughter since their marriage nearly seven years ago.