Girl Burnt

  • Girl sustains burn injuries while trying to save father December 9, 2012

    Kanpur: In a shocking incident, a five-year-old girl was left with burn marks in Kanpur after a brawl turned nasty. The incident took place when the girl's father, a small-eatery owner, refused to give credit to two regulars and asked them to clear their earlier dues. The men, instead of paying,...
  • Men set girl on fire for spurning advances June 26, 2009

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident in Bhopal's Chattarpur district a 16-year-old girl was set on fire by four miscreants at her house. The girl had allegedly rebuked them for making advances towards her. The four men entered her house forcibly when she was alone and doused her with kerosene. The...
  • 17-yr-old set ablaze for complaining against harassment October 18, 2008

    New Delhi: Anjali is suffering from over 70 per cent burn injuries. The seventeen-year-old student was alone at home when two men forced themselves into her house, poured kerosene on her and set her ablaze. Sub-divisional Officer, Girish Bohre said, "The girl had told us on Friday that when she...
  • Girl set on fire for wearing lipstick | Govt fumes October 19, 2008

    Jaipur: Eleven-year-old Nazmeen can barely speak. She suffered 99 per cent burn injuries after her neighbour set her on fire - all because she dared to wear lipstick. Nazmeen was attacked by the man she called nana (grandfather). On Friday, Saleem told the little girl not to wear lipstick. When...