1. On 9.10.1994, Anju, wife of Rajesh (“the appellant”), aged 22 years,
suffered burn injuries in the evening hours at her residence in property No.
RZ 59 F, Dharam Pura Colony, Najafgarh. She was brought to Deen Dayal
Hospital (“the hospital”) at 9 p.m. on the same night by her husband (the
appellant). She succumbed to the burn injuries during treatment in the
hospital at 5.05 a.m. on 15.10.94. The First Information Report (“FIR”) was
registered (vide Ex.PW4/A) on 17.10.94 at 1 p.m., under directions dated
16.10.94 (Ex.PW10/J) of Mr. Virender Kumar (PW-10), the Sub Divisional
Magistrate (“SDM”) on the basis of statement (Ex.PW10/H) of Smt. Shanti,
mother of the victim, and the matter taken up for investigation into offences
under Sections 498 A and 304 B of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 (“IPC”).
Source: Indian Kanoon