Rape victim burnt to death in Rajasthan

A 17-year-old minor girl who was allegedly raped a year ago was set ablaze at Ahraula Nawazi village here, police said on Wednesday.

PTI| Last Updated: Jul 29, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

Sambhal: A 17-year-old minor girl who was allegedly raped a year ago was set ablaze at Ahraula Nawazi village here, police said on Wednesday.

The family members of the deceased alleged that the girl was raped about an year ago by one Vijay who yesterday along with his friend Rajendra sprinkled kerosene and set her ablaze out of enmity, they said.

She was rushed to the Aligarh Medical College Hospital where she died this morning, circle officer of Gunnaur Pramod Kumar said.

An FIR has been registered and investigations is underway, he said.