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BSF jawan's wife kills daughter, commits suicide

PTI  Ahmedabad, August 25, 2013
First Published: 20:18 IST(25/8/2013) | Last Updated: 20:19 IST(25/8/2013)

Wife of a Border Security Force (BSF) jawan on Sunday allegedly killed her daughter by setting her afire before committing suicide at Dantewada camp in Banaskantha district of north Gujarat, police said.

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The victims have been identified as Madhumita Kundu (28) and her three-year-old daughter Nita, they said.

Following an altercation with her husband over some domestic issue, Madhumita set her daughter ablaze and killed herself in a similar manner.

Prima facie, it seems to be a suicide case, they said, adding a case has been registered in this regard.

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