Man sets wife on fire, she succumbs to burns

Man sets wife on fire, she succumbs to burns

Ayesha seen along with her husband and son.According to the police, the couple who have a son, used to fight occasionally as Ayesha doubted her husband Nissar’s fidelity. Tuesday night witnessed one such fight. A bitter Ayesha doused herself with kerosene and threatened to set herself alight.

Daring her to carry out her threat, Nissar lit a match, and set her ablaze. Neighbours shifted Ayesha to Victoria Hospital, where she gave a statement before she died. Nissar too suffered burns and is being treated at a hospital.

Saudi held for mayhem

A Saudi Arabian student of a City college was arrested after he, in a drunken state, reportedly damaged about 13 vehicles parked on Katriguppe Main Road here on Wednesday.

According to police, Muhammad Aman (24), a BBM II student of Shri Bhagwan Mahavir Jain College, J C Road, who was in an inebriated state allegedly drove his car onto the motorcycles parked near Shri Krishna College in ITI Colony around 12:45 pm, police added.

A student also suffered minor injuries. Banashankari traffic police rushed to the spot and arrested Aman and registered a case  of rash driving and causing hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others.

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