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UP: Woman, mother-in-law commit suicide in Kaushambi

KAUSHAMBI: A girl and her better half's mother died of burn accidents once they allegedly set themselves ablaze in Uttar Pradesh's Kaushambi district, the police said on Thursday.

Following an altercation on Wednesday, Sheela (37) and Kunti Devi (70) of Kamalpur village immolated themselves after pouring kerosene on their bodies, they said.

By the time the members of the family and neighbours could douse the fireplace, the duo had perished, they added.

The bodies were sent for a postmortem examination and extra investigation is underway, a police officer said.

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