Ghazipur: A minor Dalit girl was gangraped and set on fire by three persons in Godsaiya town here.
The young lady had gone to mitigate herself in a field when three youth of the same town purportedly gangraped her yesterday evening, police said.
Before escaping, they poured lamp fuel on her and set her burning, they said.
She was rescued by locals and admitted to the district hospital by police after the incident.
An FIR has been lodged against Sonu Yadav, Pradip Yadav and another person after a complaint by the victim’s grandfather, SP Ram Kishore Verma said.