A Teenaged Girl Set on Fire after Sprinkling Petrol; Treatment Ongoing

  May 4, 2021 By: INSEC

Sabhyata Budha, 14, from Triveni Municipality-9, Malalgaun was injured when Suman Giri and three others of Kalapani of the same municipality sprinkled petrol on her and set her on fire.

According to DSP Madanjit Mahara of the District Police Office, Bajura, Suman Giri and three of Triveni Municipality-8 were found involved in the incident.

The girl is undergoing treatment at the District Hospital, Bajura. According to the Police of the District Police Office, Bajura, a search is ongoing for the accused.

According to the police, the girl was set on fire by sprinkling petrol on her while she was going to the village to see a wedding on May 2.

According to DSP Mahara, a case of attempted murder is prepared against Suman Giri and three others involved in the incident under the National Criminal Code.

Padam Bahadur Singh