Drunk father set his 6 year-old daughter on fire in UP

Amid the rising crime rate in Uttar Pradesh, another terrible incident arise. On Friday, a 6-year-old girl was set on fire by her father as an argument arises with family members in Sambhal district.

The accused identified as Jogendra alias Bablu, he is an alcoholic and often gets into a with his family members. On Friday night, in an intoxicated state, he uplifts an argument with his family. In a quick moment of anger, he poured petrol on his daughter and set her on fire.

As soon as the family members got aware, they put off the fire and rushed to the hospital. The doctor spotted out 20% burn injuries on her face, neck and hands.

Jogendra has been arrested. The case was registered under IPC section 307.

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