Following the setting ablaze of a woman in a police station in the Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh, her outraged family has called for justice and for the guilty to be punished.
“We want justice. My mother will only rest in peace when the guilty are punished,” the victim’s son said.
Last night, a woman anganwadi worker succumbed to her injuries after she was allegedly set ablaze by two policemen inside a police station.
According to reports, the woman had gone to the police station to free her husband, who had been picked up for questioning. When she refused to bribe the policemen in order to release her husband, she was set ablaze.