A father in Karachi allegedly burnt his 12-year-old son alive in Karachi’s Orangi Town by pouring kerosene oil on him.

Shaheer, the 12-year-old boy, succumbed to his injuries after spending two days in the hospital.

As per the details, the father of the child Nazir Khan stopped him from kite flying but Shaheer went on to do the same. It made the father angry, and he questioned his son about his studies and homework.



The boy failed to satisfy his father with his answer after which Nazir poured kerosene oil and thinner on him.

To further scare him, Nazir also lit up a matchstick and threw it on Shaheer which set him on fire.

Police have arrested the accused after the mother of the deceased filed a complaint against the father.