Teenager sets herself on fire in Bangalore

A teenager died of severe burns after she allegedly set herself ablaze for scoring less marks in an exam, police said.

Bangalore: A teenager died of severe burns after she allegedly set herself ablaze for scoring less marks in an exam, police said.

The seventeen-year-old girl allegedly poured kerosene and then set herself on fire, police said.

Her mother was at work in a garment factory when the incident took place.

The victim`s father is a farmer by occupation and resides in Maddur, police said.
She was studying in RNS College located at Vijayanagara, police said.

PTI

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