As the accused was not paying the rent, the woman was putting pressure on him to vacate her house
The Hush Post: To teach a lesson to his landlady who was telling him to vacate her house, a man tried to burn alive the woman with a burning LPG cylinder. The shocking incident was reported from the Kydganj locality of Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh. The incident was caught on the CCTV camera installed on the road and its clip has gone viral.
In the video footage shows the man, identified as Aftaab, running after the woman carrying a burning LPG cylinder. The woman, in a green salwar-kameez, is seen running to save herself, a report said.
Luckily, the woman managed to save herself.
It was reported that the victim, a middle-aged woman Usmana Ansari, had given her house to Aftaab on rent about three years ago. As Aftaab was not paying the rent, the woman was putting pressure on him to vacate the house.
To teach her a lesson, Aftaab allegedly tried to scare the woman with a burning LPG cylinder. Luckily, the LPG cylinder did not blast and a major tragedy was averted.
While the video of the incident has gone viral, no one has been arrested so far in this regard.