The Hush Post / 04: 10pm / 1-min-read
A 42-year-old man set himself on fire near Rathdhana village of Sonepat district during the ‘Jan Ashirvaad Yatra’ of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday.
The man has been identified as Rajesh of Rathdhana village.
Rajesh ran towards the CM’s make-shift bus turned into ‘rath’ after pouring kerosene oil and setting himself on fire. Some on-lookers managed to get hold of him. He has suffered 80 per cent burns. He was rushed to Bhagat Phool Singh Medical College at Khanpur due to his critical condition.
As per a news report, Rajesh was disgruntled with the BJP government for not providing a government job to his son.
Three people also sustained burn injuries in the incident. They are receiving treatment at the Sonepat general hospital.