Udhampur, Jammu: A girl today set herself on fire after she was allegedly raped by a boy in wee hours of the day.
The girl has sustained 40 percent burn injuries.
Depressed by the act, the motherless girl attempted to commit suicide. The girl has been admitted to GMC Jammu for treatment.
“The girl was working in the fields when a boy raped her”, told Girl’s father.
Girl’s father has named a boy Archit S/o Satpal, resident of Kandala, Udhampur, who stayed in their neighbourhood as the main accused in the gruesome act. Police has registered the case against the alleged accused.
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