Muzaffarnagar (UP), Jan 28 (PTI) A court here convicted a man on Monday and sentenced him to life in jail for burning his wife to death in 2013. Also Read - Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah: Dayaben is Missed on Sets, Nattu Kaka Speaks About Disha Vakani's Return

The fast track court also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on Monu after finding him guilty under section 302 (murder) of the Indian Penal Code. Also Read - Ranthambore Travel Guide: Places to Visit, Wildlife Safari, And How to Plan a Trip - All You Need to Know

According to government lawyer Sitaram Arye, Lalita (27) was burnt to death by her husband Monu on December 14, 2013 in Khaikheri village in the district. Also Read - Fukrey Actor Olanokiotan Gbolabo Lucas Passes Away

In his complaint, Lalita’s father Braham Singh had accused Monu of allegedly killing her when she failed to fulfil his dowry demands.

Lalita had married Monu in 2008.

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