Burewala: A ghastly incident has sent consternation among residents of the Chak-187 area in Burewala, after a man set his wife on fire for being pregnant with a baby girl .

After an ultrasound report confirmed that the woman was expecting a baby girl , her husband Perveiz Ahmed set her on fire, causing 90 percent burn injuries to her body and a miscarriage. The victim was shifted to a local hospital, where she was stated to be in critical condition. Police have claimed that they have arrested the suspect and investigation is under way.