In a crime incident reported from Odisha, a man was allegedly burnt to death by a woman and her children as they were fed up with the drinking habits of man of the house.
The incident is said to have taken place in Saruabili in Jajpur district.
Local police sources also confirmed the incident.
Police sources said that the incident most likely took place on Sunday night but the man died on Monday
The victim has been identified as one Subash Singh, a driver by profession.
It is alleged that as he came home drunk that fateful night and began misbehaving with his elder daughter, she opposed it but got thrashing in return
It was then that his wife and another daughter came to the rescue of the girl who also got beaten up by the man in an inebriated state.
It was then that the wife and children overpowered him and tied his hands and legs.
Out of sheer rage, police suspects, the driver was drowsed in kerosene and was set ablaze by the wife.
But the shrieking and screaming had raised the alarm and the neighbors rushed to his help and then also took him to hospital.
The man however died on Monday in the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
The wife was arrested.>