Woman sets herself, son on fire

Bundi: A woman allegedly set herself and her two-and a-half year old son on fire over harassment by her alcoholic husband.

While 23-year-old Vimla was burnt to death on the spot last evening, her son Pavi succumbed to his burns later at a government hospital in Kota, Riyasat Ali, police said.

Ali said Vimla`s husband Mahipal Singh was reported to be an alcoholic and would frequently have fights with his wife. A case has been registered against the husband, police added.