Assam: Youth Throws Acid at a Minor Girl in Sarthebari, Accused Arrested

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Published: December 27,2022 03:24 PM
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A minor girl has been critically injured after being attacked by a youth named Meher Ali who had allegedly thrown acid on her face in Sarthebari, Assam

December 27, 2022: A minor girl has been critically injured after being attacked by a youth named Meher Ali who had allegedly thrown acid on her face in Sarthebari, Assam on Monday night.



Reportedly, the incident took place while the girl was returning home from a cultural night with her mother.



According to police, the accused Meher Ali threw acid because the girl didn’t accept his proposal.



The victim was immediately taken to a hospital in Barpeta for her treatment. The girl has sustained major injuries on her neck, face, and chest.



However, the victim’s parents have lodged a complaint against the accused Meher following which Assam Police have arrested him.