NEW DELHI: On Thursday, A 22-year-old woman attacked with acid in south Delhi by two unidentified men, who threatened her to withdraw a rape case which she had filed against her ex-boyfriend. Police received information regarding the incident this morning following which they rushed to the spot and found the woman lying with burn injuries on her leg.
As per source report, A women, who registered a rape case against her ex-boyfriend faced acid attack by two unidentified men in south Delhi, as soon as police received information, rushed to the spot and found woman get burn on her leg. The police found an empty bottle of a toilet cleaner at the spot. Police informed that the woman was discharged from the hospital after treatment.
While the woman in her complaint stated that she was going for work when her scooter broke down at Sarvodaya School no 17 Dakshinpuri. Two men came on a motorcycle and threw acid on her. They threatened her to withdraw the case else they will again attack her. During the initial investigation, it was revealed that the woman and one of the accused persons used to work together at a garment shop and were in a live-in relationship. Later, the woman refused to marry him following which, he might have taken this step.
However, the victim had also filed a rape case against the accused at the Kalkaji police station. A case under appropriate sections has been registered at the Ambedkar Nagar police station and the investigation was on.