Girl tortured, set on fire for refusing marriage proposal

MURREE: A 19-year-old school teacher was tortured and set on fire after refusing a marriage proposal on Tuesday, reported DawnNews.

The victim’s uncle, Nasir Abbassi, stated the family had gone to a social gathering and the victim was alone at home when the incident occurred.

“A group of five men forcibly entered the house, locked her in a room and beat her up,” claimed Abbassi.

The suspects, after beating the victim, set her on fire and threw her in a ditch behind the victim’s residence, added Abbassi.

h/t Dr. J