We reported that Man locks himself in the room with the girlfriend and set it on fire We now report that she passed on today at Mbarara referral hospital where she was rushed in critical conditions.
Peninah Natamba 23 who hails from Kiziba ward in Kagango division Sheema municipality got burnt in the blaze that was reportedly set by her husband following misunderstandings.
The 28 year old man Erick Atushemeza from Kyamugorani in Kakiika division Mbarara municipality is said to have locked him and the woman in the room before he set it ablaze.
Police was called in by the neighbors and they managed to break walls and retrieve the two. The husband was already dead while Natamba was rushed to Mbarara Hospital where she died this morning.
Fred Tumusime Katabazi a father to the deceased woman says her daughter had just got married and he had never heard of any complaint from the couple regarding their family.
Owen Rutogo the brother to the deceased man says the woman has been cheating on his brother and he had caught her red handed 3 days back which could have led to the incident.
Samson Kasasira the Rwizi region police spokesperson confirms the report cautioning married couples to resist from cheating
which may result into such crimes.