Indian rape victim dies in hospital after being set ablaze

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By Reuters

UNNAO, India – A 23-year-old rape victim set on fire by a gang of men, which included her alleged rapists, has died in a New Delhi hospital, prompting protests from opposition leaders who blamed the ruling party for failing to check incidents of violence against women.

A relative of a 23-year-old rape victim, who died in a New Delhi hospital on Friday after she was set on fire by a gang of men, which included her alleged rapists, is consoled as she mourns the death of the victim outside a house in Unnao in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, December 7, 2019.
(REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis/MANILA BULLETIN)

The woman was on her way to board a train in Unnao district of northern Uttar Pradesh state to attend a court

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