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Two teens self immolate

Two teenage girls who self-immolated last Monday (1) evening, over a love dispute, have succumbed to their injuries, Police said.

The girls, both aged 17 years were cousins. They had set themselves ablaze after the father of one had lodged a complaint with the Police regarding his daughter having an affair with a boy, Police said.

The incident had taken place in the Madulsima area. According to the Police, one girl had succumbed to her injuries on the same day, while the other died yesterday (2) afternoon.

Madulsima Police are conducting investigations.