Hazaribagh: A 23-year-old girl was allegedly set ablaze by 4 individuals who resisted the alleged rape of a 23-year-old girl by dousing her in Hazaribagh with petrol, police stated on Monday.
The girl suffered burns on 70 p.c of her physique and is present process remedy at a Ranchi hospital, Hazaribagh Superintendent of Police Manoj Ratan Chote informed PTI.
In her assertion to the police, the lady stated the incident happened on Saturday evening in Charhi space of Hazaribagh, about 90 km from right here, and that the three who attacked her have been her family members. The fourth particular person was a neighbor.
The girl suffered about 70% burns and was rushed to Sheikh Bihari Medical School and Hospital (SBMCH). However as his situation was important, he was referred to Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences in Ranchi, stated the physician who handled him at SBMCH. “Primarily based on the sufferer’s assertion, an FIR has been lodged and we’ve began a search operation,” Chote stated.
The girl informed the police that her tormentors went to a store run by her and requested for some sweets and paid Rs.10. They then requested for a mortgage of Rs 100, which he refused. He additionally refused their request to lease out a part of their home.
“Then I closed the store and went dwelling. The accused additionally entered my home by the again door, grabbed my hand and tried to rape me. Once I resisted, they tied my fingers and ft to the mattress, poured gasoline on me and set me on fireplace,” he stated in his video assertion.
4 males ran away when neighbors heard his screams and got here to his assist, he stated. Neighbors known as the police and helped him get to the hospital,” the report stated.