Man allegedly set a girl on fire in UP for resisting molestation bid in Shahiganeshpur
Lucknow,June27:A girl was allegedly burnt alive by her neighbour for resisting a molestation bid in Shahiganeshpur area here, police said today.
The incident took place yesterday when the 18-year-old was alone at her house and the neighbour’s son Hariom came to charge his phone and tried to molest her, they said.
The family members rushed the girl to hospital, where she died during treatment.
SP, Rural, Khwati Garg that an FIR has been registered in the matter and a manhunt has been launched to nab the accused, who is absconding.