Raped teenager dies following suicide attempt

A teenager, who had attempted suicide after being raped three days back in the city, succumbed at the Civil hospital here, police said today.

The 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her relative, identified as Swapnil Vijay Yashwante, on December 13 when she was alone at her home in Shindegaon area of the city.

The same day, the victim tried to commit suicide by setting herself on fire.

She had received 70 per cent burns and died at the Nashik Civil hospital last evening, police said.

The accused was arrested on December 14 and is presently in police custody till December 18, they added.

Please read our terms of use before posting comments
TERMS OF USE: The views, opinions and comments posted are your, and are not endorsed by this website. You shall be solely responsible for the comment posted here. The website reserves the right to delete, reject, or otherwise remove any views, opinions and comments posted or part thereof. You shall ensure that the comment is not inflammatory, abusive, derogatory, defamatory &/or obscene, or contain pornographic matter and/or does not constitute hate mail, or violate privacy of any person (s) or breach confidentiality or otherwise is illegal, immoral or contrary to public policy. Nor should it contain anything infringing copyright &/or intellectual property rights of any person(s).
comments powered by Disqus