Published On : Fri, Aug 26th, 2016

40-yr old woman sets herself ablaze in Ramdaspeth

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Nagpur: A 40-year old woman created ripples in Ramdaspeth locality when she poured kerosene oil on her person and set her ablaze around 7 pm on Thursday. The woman died of severe burn injuries.

The deceased Asha Subhash Dhote, resident of Kachipura, Ramdaspeth near Police Post, doused herself with kerosene and set her ablaze in her house. Asha was rushed to Government Medical College and Hospital with critical burn injuries. However, she succumbed around 9.55 pm during the course of treatment.

Sitabuldi PSI Nagre, based on the information, has registered a case of accidental death and launched probe into the matter.