Mainpuri (UP), Jan 19 (Agencies): Fast Track court awarded rigorous life imprisonment to the accused for killing his wife over dowry by setting her ablaze, police said.

Fast Track Court Judge Lallu Singh convicted the accused Mukesh on Tuesday for setting his wife Kamini Devi on fire in Bewar on Dec 12, 2003.

The Judge also pronounced three years rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs 20,000 on Mukesh's father Jagdish, mother Mayadevi and brother Rajkumar for demanding dowry.