Hyderabad: A housewife, Samina Parveen Begum (30), of Malakpet allegedly ended her life by dousing kerosene and setting herself ablaze following a tiff with her husband. According to the police, Samina Parveen, a native of Maharashtra, was married to Zaheer Khan and had two daughters. Zaheer works at a shop as salesman.
On Saturday, the couple had a quarrel, as Samina suspected that Zaheer was into relationship with another woman. “During the quarrel, Zaheer threatened Samina saying he will marry some other woman, if she dies. In a fit of rage, the woman set herself on fire,” said the Malakpet police.
The woman was rushed to Osmania General Hospital where she died while undergoing treatment on Wednesday. A case under Section 498 A, 306 and 511 of IPC was registered against Zaheer. He was arrested.