Tahlka news Bureau, Bulandshahr: A girl was allegedly raped and set ablaze after pouring petrol by her cousin on Friday. Both the victim and the accused who also suffered burn injuries, have been admitted to Meerut Medical College for treatment. The victim had come to visit her elder sister at her in laws place in Khurja junction. The accused, Sanjeev, a resident of Shikarpur's Jatpura village also reached the place. The victim in her complaint alleged that the accused raped her after forcing her into a room and later poured petrol on her body and set her ablaze. According to eyewitnessed, they hearde cries for help after which they ran to find the duo on fire. They both were rescused and rushed to the hospital as they suffered severe burn injuries. The police is further investigating the matter based on the recorded statements.
Shocking: Girl raped, set ablaze by cousin