Boy sets ablaze his girlfriend after barging into her house

, 9:23 AM IST

Bareilly : It is alleged that Waseem set ablaze his girlfriend, Tarannum (19) after barging into her house. Earlier, they had heated argument between him and his girlfriend’s brother over his relationship with the girl. The incident took place in Molagarh area under Bhojipura police station in Bareilly .

It is reported that Waseem was a friend of girl’s brother. It is alleged that Waseem poured kerosene on the body of Tarannum and set her ablaze. The local residents rushed her after hearing her scream but she died on the spot.

According to Ashutosh Kumar, DIG of Police, an investigation has been constituted to nab the culprit.