A 20-year-old woman, who had been married off against her will, conspired to kill fiancé in collusion with her lover.
She set her fiancé on fire two days before their wedding.
The victim identified as 22-yr-old B Yakaiah died at a private hospital in Telangana on Saturday.
The accused Aruna and her lover Balaswamy reportedly attacked Yakaiah outside her home in Madharam village in Jangaon district on Monday.
Before his death, Yakaiah accused the duo of pouring petrol and setting him on fire.
It is said that accused girl’s parents were aware of her relationship with Balaswamy, who is distantly related to them, but didn’t approve of the relationship.
On the day of the attack
, Aruna had called Yakaiah to meet her outside her home.
As soon as he arrived, Balaswamy allegedly threw petrol and set Yakaiah on fire.
Initially, they told people that Yakaiah attempted suicide but later confessed to the crime, said police sources.>