Minor girl set ablaze after rape attempt in UP

A Class 12 student was allegedly set on fire injuring her seriously by two boys after they failed to rape her.

Last Updated: Aug 02, 2011, 22:04 PM IST

Sitapur: A Class 12 student was
allegedly set on fire injuring her seriously by two boys after
they failed to rape her.

Two youths Tillu and Taiyan tried to rape one Mamta
Bharti in village Jihuri Ramkot area and set her afire while
she was alone in the house, police said.

The girl has been admitted to the hospital, where she
gave her statement to the police.

The police has launched a manhunt to nab the accused.

PTI