Kodagu (Karnataka): In an alarming incident, a minimum of six individuals, together with 4 kids, had been burnt to loss of life after the room through which they had been sleeping was set on fireplace by a member of the family in an inebriated state in Mugatageri village of Karnataka’s Kodagu district.
The incident befell within the early hours of Saturday. In accordance with police, the person recognized as Yeravara Boja dedicated the crime following a quarrel along with his partner.
The 50-year-old, who labored as a labourer, used to typically combat along with his spouse after getting drunk following which she left the home per week in the past and went to remain at her brother’s home in the identical village.
He’s stated to have used a ladder to achieve the roof and pour petrol into the room after eradicating the tiles. He then shut its home windows and door earlier than setting it on fireplace, the Deccan Herald Reported.
The person fled after setting the room on fireplace. He has not been arrested but.