Uttar Pradesh: Dalit girl immolates herself, BSP leader booked
NDTV Correspondent, Updated: September 04, 2011 10:47 IST
Barabanki: The Uttar Pradesh Police have finally booked BSP leader
Aslam, four days after a girl set herself on fire after being molested
But the BSP leader has been booked only for assault and not for
abetment to suicide or sexual harassment.
"I said you are older than me, don't say such things. He would harass
me daily, but I never said anything," the girl said.
The 16-year-old Dalit girl of Sihali village in Barabanki district set
herself on fire after the BSP leader allegedly beat her up publicly
and molested her several times on her way to school. The girl is in
hospital with 65 per cent burns.
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