Woman burnt 90pc in Korangi
KARACHI: A woman got seriously burnt in suspicious circumstances in Korangi on Sunday night.
Sources at the Civil Hospital said that 22-year-old Raheela, wife of Adnan, was brought to the hospital and shifted to the Burns Centre with serious burn injuries.
Hospital sources quoting the girl’s father Abdul Rehman said that the woman had allegedly been burnt by a friend of her husband.
The woman’s husband Adnan was said to be at his workplace when the incident happened, the sources said.
Hospital sources said that the woman had over 90 per cent burn injuries.
However, it was not clear the victim was able to record her statement to the police or not, as the area police were not aware of the incident till late on Sunday.