The young man committed the atrocity because his girlfriend was engaged to someone else. The young man tried to commit suicide by pouring petrol on his body. The incident created a stir in Ojili mandal of the district. Teja from Chandrasekharapuram ST Colony, Kota Mandal is pursuing his degree. He came in contact with a young lady from a village in Ojili Mandal.. He has been in love with her for some time. The girl’s parents recently got engaged to marry someone else. Teja went to the village on Sunday morning after learning that his girlfriend was engaged. He went to the young lady’s house and called her.. When she did not come for some time, he left. Again the young man who came near her house poured the petrol he had brought with him and set it on fire. Immediately the locals responded and extinguished the fire. He was taken to Gudur Government Hospital in 108 vehicle. The young man’s condition is critical as his body is completely burnt. Police are inspecting the scene and investigating the case.