Woman dies after set ablaze by Stalker for ignoring him


FARIDKOT, May 29: 

A 35-year-old woman was set on fire in Faridkot by a stalker who was snubbed by the lady for harassing her.

The victim, Baljit Kaur in her dying declaration, alleged that Babbu Singh, a resident of Kammeana Gate area, Faridkot, had been harassing her from couple of days and on Friday evening, the accused tried to stop her and when she refused, Babbu slapped her and set her ablaze by dousing her with Kerosene.

She was rushed to Guru Gobind Singh Medical College and Hospital with 80% burns.

Faridkot SSP Sukhminder Singh said that, a case of attempt to murder was registered against Babbu on Friday and now murder charge has been added to the case.
Further investigation is going on, he said.