Son-in-law’s desire to marry mother-in-law, set on fire after alleged rape
Lahore (Monitoring Desk) In Lahore, a man set fire to his mother-in-law after she allegedly raped him for refusing to marry him. According to the news website ‘ProPakistani’, a 40-year-old woman named Shazia, a resident of Sherakot area of Lahore, was seriously injured and shifted to Mayo Hospital, where her condition is said to be critical. According to doctors, 80% of the woman’s body is burnt.
The accused has been identified as Mehmood. The woman has given a statement to the police saying that her son-in-law Mahmood wanted to marry her, when the woman refused, he sexually assaulted her and set her on fire. According to the police, the accused has been arrested and is being interrogated.