A 55-year-old father was allegedly set on fire by his family members after he objected to to his daughter’s affair with a man.
The father, Mohammad Aamir succumbed to his injuries during treatment at the hospital.
Before his death Aamir gave a statement to the police naming his daughter, son, wife and his nephew poured petrol on him and set him ablaze after he objected to his daughter’s affair.
The police have registered a case against the family members, however all of them are absconding.
The tragic incident occurred in India’s Uttar Pradesh state.
His cremation was performed by his neighbours and distant relatives.