Court holds accused guilty of Acid attack


Muzaffarnagar: A Muzaffarnagar court on Saturday held a 25-year-old youngster guilty for throwing acid on two women. The incident took place about three years ago, in which the victims were seriously injured.

The accused Pawan Kumar was held guilty by the court under sections 326 and 307 of the IPC and the sentence will be pronounced on July 6.

On December 30, 2012 the women, Usha Sharma and Bobby had sustained serious burn injuries when the youngster threw acid on them for opposing sexual advances, in Aryapur locality in Muzaffarnagar.