A 35-year-old woman was set on fire on Saturday evening allegedly by three unidentified men at a bus stop in Maharashtra's Nashik district, the police said.
The woman, a widow, suffered 50 per cent burn injuries in the attack. The men threw petrol at her and set her on fire, before fleeing, the police said. She was rushed to a hospital.
The exact motive behind the attack is not known yet, he said.
Police is recording the woman's statement to get information about the identity of the accused.