A 14-year-old girl died today during treatment, days after she allegedly set herself afire over "harassment" by several men in Bhawanpur here, police said.
As the girl stopped taking tuition classes, the four men allegedly visited her village to harass her, the family claimed in its complaint.
Upset over the incident, she set herself afire on January 6, the police said.
Meerut CMO Ajit Chowdhury said the girl was rushed to a hospital with 80 per cent burn injuries. She died during treatment today.
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