17-yr-old girl sets herself ablaze in Bandipora, shifted to hospital

JK Bank

Srinagar: A 17-year-old girl set herself ablaze on Monday evening at her house in Aloosa village of Bandipora in Northern Kashmir.

An official has told a local news gathering agency that a girl (name withheld) set herself ablaze after pouring some fuel on her body,


She was immediately rushed to the district hospital Bandipora where from she was referred to a Srinagar hospital for advanced treatment.

Police has, in this regard, registered a case and investigation has been taken up.

(by Sajid Raina/KNO)