Bhadrak: A house was burnt at Bagamara village under Rural police limits in Odisha’s Bhadrak district after a woman tried to set herself ablaze inside it.
The woman sustained grievious burn injuries and has been admitted to the Bhadrak district headquarters hospital in a critical condition.
She reportedly tried to commit suicide over family dispute by pouring kerosene over her body. The fire, besides injuring her, spread and engulfed the entire house gutting articles and crops.
On being informed, Fire personnel reached the village and doused the flames.