FAISALABAD – A drug dealer set a woman in Faisalabad on fire on Monday after dousing her with petrol, police alleged. The woman had reportedly asked the drug dealer to discontinue selling drugs in front of her house.

As a result of the incident, the woman’s face and arm were severely burnt. She was later shifted to the civil hospital.

The drug dealer fled the crime scene before police could arrive.

A case has been registered in connection with the incident and police have started looking for the suspect.