In a horrific incident which will make every one get seriously concerned about today’s youth’s attitudes and behaviors, a medical student was burnt alive by her boy friend.
This shocking incident took place in Kottayam town in Kerala. What’s more shocking is, the girl was set on fire in the middle of classroom in School of Medical Education college.
The accused who set the medical student on fire was also a previous student of the college, who passed out of medical college two years ago.
Lakshmi (20) is in fourth year of her physiotherapy course at School of Medical Education in Kottayam. Adarsh (25) completed course from the same college two years ago.
On Wednesday afternoon Adarsh barged into the classroom and poured petrol on Lakshmi. When Lakshmi tried to run away, he chased her set her fire with a lighter. Later he poured petrol on himself and set himself ablaze. Both died after being admitted at Kottayam’s Government Medical College Hospital, succumbing to burn injuries.
Two students who tried to save Lakshmi also suffered burn injuries. Jilted love is said to be the reason for the horrific and heart wrenching incident.