Kokrajhar, July 13: A woman was killed after being set on fire in Kokrajhar on Thursday.
Ranjana Roy, 38 of Khudra, Basugaon was battling for her life in the hospital for three days before succumbing to her injuries. According to family member of the woman, Roy was allegedly set fire by her own husband and family members on July 10 midnight which left her serious injuries with 90 % burn. The incident took place on July 10 which left the area in shock.
She was admitted to Kokrajhar RNB civil hospital, later she was referred to GMC due to critical conditions. Due to the serious injuries Ranjana expired 2 pm on Thursday following at GMC hospital.
Family members of the Ranjana Roy lodged an FIR with police against the incident and demanded early arrests of her husband and culprits involved with the incident.
A case has been registered with Kokrajhar PS vide no. 333/18, under section 498(A), 307/326 IPC.