Banke man torches brother's house over family dispute
May 20, 2014-
Four persons, including three minors, were critically injured when a man in Banke district set his brother's house after a family dispute.
Saddham Nau of Jaispur VDC torched his elder brother Riyad Ali Nau's house after sprinkling petrol in a fit of rage. Initial investigation showed that the Nau brothers had a dispute over a furniture shop they jointly run in Dolpa district.
Riyad's spouse Chanda Salmani, 22, and his three daughters, five-year-old Mariya, three-year-old Riyajul and ten-months-old Rihan, were critically injured in the incident. They are undergoing treatment at Bheri Zonal Hospital.
Police has detained Saddham and launched further investigation into the matter.
Published: 20-05-2014 10:08