A woman has been arrested for setting her married daughter on fire in the Factory area of Lahore on Tuesday. The accused set seventeen-year-old Hina ablaze with the help of her son. However, Hina succumbed to her burn injuries.

According to reports in the media, Hina had got married without the approval of her family. marriage documents. PHOTO: SAMAA[/caption]

She was visiting her parents’ home as her mother had promised to throw her a proper wedding reception and make an official announcement of her marriage.

Instead, her mother and her brother allegedly burnt her to death.

Further investigations are underway.