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Woman sets daughter on fire after fight over inter-caste marriage, both die

In a horrific incident, a woman poured kerosene on her daughter and set her on ablaze in Shadnagar, Hyderabad, for wanting to marry a man from another caste. However, during the incident, the mother also received severe burns and both mother and daughter succumbed while undergoing treatment on August 19. 

The mother and daughter have been identified as Chandrakala and Sravanthi respectively. Sravanthi had fallen in love with a man from the same locality, but he belonged to another caste, which was unacceptable for her parents. This led to several heated arguments between Sravanthi and her parents. 

Recently before the incident, both mother and daughter got involved in another argument, as Sravanthi asked for her parents consent for the marriage. Her father, who was present there during the argument, gave her a bottle of kerosene and angrily told her to either forget the boyfriend or kill herself. 

Snatching the kerosene from her daughter’s hand in rage, Chandrakala poured it on Sravanthi and set her ablaze. However, the splash of kerosene on Chandrakala unexpectedly caught fire and she suffered severe burns along with her daughter. According to the police, both mother and daughter suffered 80 per cent burns and succumbed on Wednesday during treatment. 

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