Girl set on fire for rejecting marriage proposal in Murree

ISLAMABAD: A 19-year-old female teacher was set on fire before being thrown in a Murree ravine on Tuesday due to marriage dispute, police said.


The girl was rushed to PIMS Hospital in Islamabad, where she is battling for her life.

According to medics, 85 percent of the girl’s body was burnt.

Family sources said that the girl was attacked because she turned down a marriage proposal.