BAHAWALPUR:  A husband torched his wife when she tried dissuading him from marrying a third wife, in Bahawalpur City.

According to details, a few days ago Faiza, the wife, had asked her husband not to marry a third wife, but the husband lashed out at her. When the conflict heated up, the husband threw petrol on Faiza and torched her.

Faiza was shifted to the Nishtar Hospital, Multan.

Hospital sources said that she is currently in critical condition as 90 percent of her body has burned.

Initially she was shifter to Bahawalpur Hospital but later shifted to the burn unit of Nishtar Hospital.

Faiza’s family has demanded justice but the police have not made an arrest as of yet.