21-year-old female student set on fire for turning down marriage proposal

Updated: 21 August, 2017 15:49 IST

A 21-year-old female student was set on fire by a man in T.Nagaramplaem village of Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam. Reportedly, the accused intruded the victim’s home and poured kerosene on her and burned her to death. The accused has been identified as Harikrishna, who later killed himself by jumping in front of a train. Reportedly, the victim had turned down the accused’s marriage proposal which led to such gruesome attack

First Published: 21 August, 2017 13:16 IST