Early in the morning today, the headline of a story said: "The woman who kissed Rahul Gandhi during the Assam Rally on Wednesday is dead now."
It was said that one Congress ward member Bonti, who had kissed Rahul Gandhi, vice-president of the party, was burnt to death on Friday.
It was said that the husband objected the kissing incident, over which the couple had a fight. Following this, the husband was said to have set the woman ablaze and later tried to set himself on fire. He was rushed to the hospital with severe burn injuries. The woman died immediately after the incident.