15-year-old girl, raped and set on fire, left to fight for life in India


15-year-old girl, raped and set on fire, left to fight for life in India
 

NEW DELHI — A 15-year-old girl was fighting for her life in a New Delhi hospital Tuesday after being raped and set on fire on the rooftop terrace of her family's home in a village outside the city, police said.
The attack is just one of several recently reported cases of rapes of women or children in India — underlining the persistence of such violence despite a public outcry three years ago that led to stronger laws against sexual assault.
In the latest case, police have arrested a 20-year-old man suspected of raping and attempting to burn the girl to death Monday in Tigri village, near... read more

 
8 March 2016 in World News, Views: 17
Source: Usa Today
 


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