Vehari: Man throws acid on wife
VEHARI: A man threw acid on his wife inflicting burn injuries on face and other parts of her body over a family dispute here at Chak No 9/11 WB on Saturday. According to Rescue-1122, Firdous Bibi resident of Chak No 9/11 WB had dispute with her husband Intezar Ahmed over some family issues. On Saturday, Intezar, along with his two brothers, Muhammad Sarwar, Iftekhar, sister Yasmeen, cousin Papu, Manzoor Ahmed and Menhdi Bibi, threw acid on the face of Firdous after an exchange of hot words.
She received severe burn injuries on her face and other parts of the body. Rescue 1122, reached the spot and shifted her to DHQ Hospital Vehari from where she was referred to Nishtar Hospital. MS DHQ Vehari Dr Ashraf told newsmen that the victim woman was referred to Nishtar Hospital Multan due to unavailability of treatment of burnt injuries in the hospital. Punjab CM Shahbaz Sharif has taken notice of the incident and raids are being conducted to arrest the culprit.