A man and his family set fire to their daughter in law after beating her . Hajra Bibi aged 30 had an argument with her husband Muhammad Shareef . The argument resulged in her husband beating Hajra mercilessly until she became unconscious. The husband panicked as he thought Hajra was dead so he and his family doused her with kerosene . They then lit the match and set fire to what they thought was Hajra’s dead body . However Hajra was alive at that moment and her screams of pain alerted neighbours who came to save her . Hajra was then shifted to Sheikh Zayed Hospital in RYK.
Police have taken Hajra’s father-in-law Mushtaq Ahmad and mother-in-law Chandan Mai into custody. However, Shareef is still at large.