Rajasthan: 19-yr-old sets herself ablaze after being harassed by neighbour for 4 years #Vaw


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RAJASTHAN, Updated Jan 04, 2013

Alwar: A 19-year-old woman in Alwar, Rajasthan, attempted to immolate herself after being harassed by her neighbour for over four years. The woman suffered 90 per cent burn injuries and was admitted to a local hospital by her family.

The family claims that the neighbour, Rajesh Jogi, had been making threatening calls and warned her with dire consequences if she did not marry him.

The accused was arrested after the family lodged a complaint.