Sopore: A woman was allegedly burnt by in-laws in Bomai village of Baramulla district early Monday.
Shahzada Begum, wife of Fayaz Ahmad Shah of Bomai village was removed to Sub-District Hospital Sopore where doctors referred her to SKIMS Srinagar for further treatment.
According to family sources, Shahzada was being tortured by in-laws on petty matters right from the early days of her marriage.
In the wee hours on Monday, they said, a family fight turned ugly.
“The in-laws first beat her ruthlessly and afterwards brunt her,” they said.
SHO Bomai said that police has registered a case and started investigations.
“It was a family matter which turned ugly, in which married woman has been burnt alive,” he said.