Girl Immolates Self After Being Denied School Fees


Jaipur: An 18-year-old girl allegedly committed self immolation after her father refused to give her school fees in Udaipur district of Rajasthan. Shilpa Kumar, a class 12th student, was upset with her father who had refused to give her school fees. In a fit of rage, she poured kerosene and set herself ablaze on Wednesday, investigating officer Shahzad Ali said.

“She was rushed to a primary health center in Rishabhdev from where she was referred to MB hospital in Udaipur where she died late on Wednesday night,” he said.

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The body has been shifted to the mortuary and will be handed over to family members after postmortem on Thursday.