Mirpurkhas: Woman injured in acid attack
MIRPURKHAS: A married woman sustained minor burn injuries when a person hurled acid on her in Junejo colony here on Saturday and fled away from the spot.
According to the local police, Mumtaz, 40, wife of Qasim Dal, suffered minor burn injuries when one Mohammad Sabir allegedly threw acid on her. Her neighbours took her to the civil hospital, where she was kept in the emergency room for hours before being shifted to another ward. The victim told the media that accused resident of Junejo colony had been forcing her for illicit relations and on her refusal, threw acid on her. Meanwhile on the complaint of Mumtaz Dal, an FIR was registered against Ghulam Sabir and an unidentified accused. Police arrested one person identified as Asim.