Patna, Aug 21: A woman was allegedly set ablaze for resisting rape attempt by three men in Nalanda district of Bihar.
The incident took place on Monday. The victim was admitted to the nearby hospital.
The crime against women and children has witnessed a surge across the country.
In another spine-chilling instance, a woman was brutally beaten by a mob in Bhojpur yesterday. Not only this, later she was stripped off and paraded naked over her involvement in the killing of a youth.
Earlier on August 16, eleven men allegedly gang-raped two minor girls in Lohardaga district of Jharkhand.
Prior to this, an 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Madarsa in Uttar Pradesh’s Mau on August 4.