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UP: Teenage girl set ablaze for resisting harassment

Press Trust of India
Sep 09, 2013 at 01:48pm IST

A 16-year-old girl was set ablaze allegedly by three men after she objected to them harassing her in Mohammadpur Kashi village in the district, police said on Monday.

The girl sustained 85 per cent burn injuries after being set ablaze on Sunday and her condition was stated to be serious by the hospital authorities, police said.

FIR has been registered in the matter and a manhunt has been launched to nab the accused, Circle Officer Amar Singh said.

UP: Teenage girl set ablaze for resisting harassment

UP: Teenage girl set ablaze for resisting harassment

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