Man who set himself ablaze outside Indian SC dies

New Delhi, August 21 (KMS): A man who had set himself ablaze outside the Indian Supreme Court in New Delhi succumbed to his injuries on Saturday morning, Delhi Police said.

The man along with a woman had set themselves on fire outside of the apex court on August 16. Both sustained severe burn injuries and were rushed to a hospital for treatment.

The police said the woman is currently in critical condition and is undergoing treatment. According to the police, both had recorded a live video on Facebook before they attempted suicide.

An inquiry is underway and further details are awaited.

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