Freak hairdryer fire kills hubby
A WOMAN set fire to her drunk husband by leaving a hot HAIRDRYER in his bed, an inquest into his death heard.
Beautician Bina Dawett Joshi left the plugged-in dryer under bedding, starting a freak blaze which killed Ram Kumar, 57.
Fire crews battled to rescue him from the fire at their home in Wolverhampton, after neighbours raised the alarm on Feb 11.
Mrs Joshi ( had left him asleep after he came home drunk.
She had attended a charity evening at nearby Woodfield School and had then gone for a curry, when a neighbour rang and broke the tragic news.
Coroner Robin Balmain recorded a verdict of accidental death.