Humiliated for her 'dark complexion' woman commits suicide

Unable to take the constant humiliation from her family who taunted her for having a dark complexion Brototi Das, 32, a school teacher, committed suicide by setting herself on fire in Chandipur village, West Bengal. While in hospital she said she wanted to marry a man from Kolkata but was told nobody would marry her because of her complexion. She suffered hundred percent burns and died shortly after.