Nazis was killed at the Talra village, under the Jansath police station, here yesterday.
Based on the complaint filed by the victim’s uncle, Tahir, Circle Officer S K S Pratap said Nazis was harassed by her in-laws for dowry.
Tahir claimed that the accused have been demanding for a car and they set her on fire as the demand was not met.
Pratap said Nazis suffered severe burn injuries and died on the way to a hospital.
Police have registered a case against her husband Gufran, father-in-law Faizan Ahmad and four others. All the accused are at large.