Sialkot: A man threw acid onto his wife on Wednesday in Sialkot reportedly because he was ‘dishonored’ by her. The acid attack victim was immediately taken to Lahore in a critical condition, reported 24 News HD.
It was reported that the incident took place in Shahabpura area in Hajipura in Sialkot where a man named Zeeshan threw acid at his wife. The attacker was told to be suspicious of his wife and held that he was ‘dishonored’.
However, relatives of the victim told that there had been tensions in the family in the past because of low income. They said that the man used to beat his wife.
Now it was reported that the man forced her wife to drink the corrosive substance but she resisted it after which the husband threw it onto her. The victim was taken to Mayo Hospital in Lahore in a critical condition where she is under treatment.
The police have started investigation in this case. They are conducting raids in the city to take the man into custody.