Hours after he was injured in a struggle, a person was set on hearth contained in the district hospital at Sagar in Madhya Pradesh by the one who attacked him earlier.
The stunning incident that befell yesterday was captured by a CCTV digital camera on the hospital.
The sufferer, Damodar Kori, is now being handled for the burns on the Bundelkhand Medical College, additionally in Sagar district. His situation is now learnt to be secure.
Police have arrested the suspect Milan Mache Rajak and registered a case of try to homicide underneath Section 307 of Indian Penal Code at Gopalganj police station within the district.
CCTV footage of the incident exhibits a person, recognized as Milan Rajak, enter the hospital constructing and go searching. He then strikes to a nook and lights a fireplace. The video then exhibits him approaching Mr Kori and setting him ablaze. The affected person is seen operating in direction of the exit, coated in flames. The attacker, too, is seen leaving the realm.
Additional Superintendent of Police, Sagar district, Vikram Kushwah mentioned the accused had used petrol to gentle the fireplace. The CCTV footage and the sufferer’s assertion affirm that Milan Mache Rajak set him ablaze, the senior police officer mentioned, including that the accused is being questioned.