Lahore: Acid attacker given life
LAHORE: An anti–terrorism court on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to a youth and three years in jail to his mother for throwing acid on the face of a girl. According to the prosecution, Danish along with his mother Nasreen Bibi stopped Sidra on her way to college in Manga Mandi area and threw acid on her face. The incident took place on Jan 28, 2010, one day after the family of the victim girl turned down marriage proposal of Danish.
During the trial all the witnesses and evidence went against the accused.
The court after conclusion of the trial handed down the punishment and also imposed a fine of Rs200,000 on Danish and Rs20,000 on Nasreen.