Dhangadhi: An attempt has been made to burn a woman alive in Doti.
Laxmi Bhat, 28, of Rodinge village in Adarsh Rural Municipality-4 of the district was set on fire while she was sleeping, police said. According to the District Police Office, Doti, Bhatta, who was critically injured in the blaze, is undergoing treatment at Sujang Hospital in Rajpur.
According to SP Dan Bahadur Malla of , District Police Office, Doti, she was set on fire by spraying flammable substances at midnight. He said the culprit behind it is yet to be found and the incident is being investigated.