Bhadohi (UP): In yet another incident of crime against women, a 17-year-old girl was set on fire by a jilted lover. This incident took place at Alamnagar area, Uttar Pradesh.

According to the report published in The Hans India, the accused is identified as Zahid Ansari. This incident took place in the area which falls under the jurisdiction of City Kotwali police station.

Giving the details of the case, Mr. Abhishek Pandey, Circle Officer said that the accused has entered the victim’s house and then set her ablaze by pouring kerosene on her.

After the incident, she was rushed to the hospital. She is suffering from 80% burns.

It may be mentioned that the accused often used to tease the victim.

Police registered a case and started investigation. Police is searching for the accused.