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UP: Woman Buries 2-Month-Old Daughter, Sets House On Fire In Sitapur

According to Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Madhuban Singh, the women was depressed, as her daughter was ill and wasn't responding to any treatment. After her daughter died, she told her neighbour about it and set fire to the house and fled.

UP: Woman Buries 2-Month-Old Daughter, Sets House On Fire In Sitapur
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UP: Woman Buries 2-Month-Old Daughter, Sets House On Fire In Sitapur
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2019-06-29T11:27:50+05:30

A woman allegedly sets two-month-old daughter on fire after burying her in her house, said Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Madhuban Singh.

"She was depressed as her daughter was ill and wasn't responding to any treatment. After her daughter died, she told her neighbour about it and set fire to the house and fled," Singh told reporters in Sitapur district of Uttar Pradesh.

He added that the body of the child was recovered, and the woman was arrested by the police.

"Body of the woman's daughter has been recovered and sent for postmortem. The woman has been taken into custody," Singh added.

Further investigation underway.

(ANI)

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