Woman battles for life after acid attack in Sargodha

SARGODHA   -   A woman was burnt severely after her husband attacked her with acid here at 126-NB, in the jurisdiction of Sillanwali police station on Friday.

The police said that Ejaz (38) had a do­mestic dispute with his wife, Tehmeena.

On the day of the incident, after an ex­change of harsh words, Ejaz threw acid at his wife. She received severe burn injuries and was shifted to hospital for medication. Further investigation was underway.


A man was killed and two others sus­tained bullet injuries in a firing incident here at Lalyani, situated in the jurisdic­tion of Kot Momin police station, here on Friday. 

The police said that a youngster, Has­rat Iqbal, a resident of Lalyani, had a do­mestic dispute with his brothers-in-law including Amir Sheikh, Atif and Mumtaz. On the day of the incident, after exchange of harsh words with each other, Hasrat allegedly shot dead Amir Sheikh and in­jured Atif and Mumtaz.

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