A man set his wife on fire in Ampara


A man of Karathive in Samanthurai Ampara murdered his wife by throwing her on a fire. Police said the man burnt his 31-year old wife following a family dispute.

Samanthurai police have already arrested the 30-year old suspect. 

Police also said the man who returned home intoxicated and argued with his wife.  Police stated that the couple had been married only 4 months ago.