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Assam: Woman attacked with acid for rejecting marriage proposal

A woman, who was accompanying the victim said that the man, along with an accomplice tried to drag the victim in a car, and when she resisted, he threw acid on her.

Acid attack on woman: Cops identify accused, seize bike used in crime

The crime was caught in a CCTV camera at Baldev Nagar. Two men, including one wearing helmet and the masked pillion rider, were seen in the footage.


Gurdaspur acid attack: From strained friendships to fear — the girls fight on

Two years ago, a spurned teenager flung acid on six girls on their way back from school. Now, as the case draws to a close, The Indian Express travels to Gurdaspur and finds that the girls fight on. First up, the Class X Boards that start in less than a month.

Man pours acid on wife, kills himself; two daughters also injured: Police

The daughter said that her parents did not have a violent relationship, but fought from time to time. However, she claimed that they had been fighting more often since May 17, as her father suspected her mother was having an affair and drugging him at night to steal out of the house.

Acid attack: Former lover throws acid at woman, three booked

With victim and attacker belonging to different communities, police step up security at Chanvai village

Uttar Pardesh: Husband throws acid on RPF constable in Muzaffarnagar

Komal, who was posted at Delhi, was living with her parents in Muzaffarnagar after a dispute with her husband Kapil Kumar, the police said. On Saturday, Kumar went to meet her but after an argument threw acid on her and escaped.


UP: Ghaziabad woman attacked with acid on way to office

Having suffered around 20 per cent burn injuries, the woman has alleged that her former colleague was behind the attack, police said.

The law, penalty, and aid for acid attack cases

Only since 2013 are there specific laws to deal with acid attack cases, while state governments are still to regularise compensation

Aligarh: Woman staves off molestation attempt, attacked with acid

Four of the victims, including the girl who suffered serious burn injuries, have been admitted to the district's Malkhan Singh hospital, the police officer said. The accused are on the run and efforts are on to nab them, Singh said.

Warangal woman found with burns on face and stab wound, cops suspect acid attack

The accused allegedly tied her hands and attacked her with a screwdriver before pouring acid all over her face, eyes and body.