Virat Kohli’s fan who set himself on fire after the batsman’s dismissal dies of burn injuries


Nation Next Newsroom | Jan 9, 2018 14:21

Virat Kohli's fan from Ratlam, who set himself on fire on Friday after Kohli's dismissal against South Africa, succumbed to the burn injuries on Tuesday.
Virat Kohli

Indian cricketer Virat Kohli’s fan from Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh, who set himself on fire on Friday after Kohli was dismissed at five runs in the first innings of the test match against South Africa in Cape Town, succumbed to the burn injuries on Tuesday.

Babulal Bariya, a 63-year-old retired railway employee and Virat Kohli fan, got really upset when Virat was dismissed for just five runs in the test match against South Africa. A dejected Babulal then pour kerosene and set himself on fire posh which he was immediately rushed to the hospital by his family members.