A 30-year-old cab driver has set his wife and kids ablaze inside a car following a heated argument on Sunday, August 7, 2016.
The incident happened in Nandanam, India as the couple was traveling in a Maruti Swift with their children.
It was learnt that the woman identified as Prema Nagarajan, 28, doused herself with petrol which was kept inside the car for emergency purposes, to threaten her husband following a bitter argument.
According to Times of India, the enraged man lit a match stick and set her on fire alongside their two children and left left the car afterwards.
A police source said: “Nagaraj stepped out of the car after setting her on fire. She managed to throw her children – Thisanth Raj, 4, and two-year-old Yashwanth Raj – through the open window on to the road. The children are out of danger and are admitted in KMC hospital for treatment.”
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