Crime in Hyderabad

Acid attack on woman in Hyderabad

Acid attack on woman in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: A man threw acid on a married woman in Jeedimetla area here tonight, police said.

“The woman reportedly had extra-marital affair and a person known to her threw acid on her when she was walking down a road,” assistant commissioner of police (Balanagar Division) N Narasimha Reddy said.

The woman, aged around 23 years, suffered injuries on her back. Some locals immediately took her to a hospital while the man who threw acid fled. Further probe is on, the police officer said.