OKARA-A pitiless cruel man set ablaze his daughter over a domestic issue here on Tuesday. However, the police claimed that the girl attempted to commit suicide.

According to details, the incident took place in village 52/L-2 where according to younger sister of the victim girl, her father sprinkled petrol on her sister over a domestic dispute and set her on fire.

The girl received critical burns due to fire and was rushed to hospital where according to hospital sources 80 percent body of the girl had scorched.

However, Saddr Police SHO Muhammad Ismail claimed that the incident occurred over a marriage dispute of the girl which disappointed her and she attempted to commit suicide by spraying petrol and setting herself on fire.