Acid attack on woman, assailants at large

Bhopal: In a gruesome incident, two motorcycle-borne assailants threw acid on a 24-year-old polytechnic teacher in Bhopal on Saturday morning. The victim has been admitted to Narmada Hospital with severe burn injuries on her left side. The police said the assailants asked her some address and when she failed to answer, they attacked her and fled from the scene. Additional SP Rajesh Singh Chandel told that the victim is out of danger now and claimed that the police have launched a manhunt for the attackers. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Alok Sanjar said that he will speak to the collector and the administration in this regard. Another BJP MLA Vishwas Sarang said it is an unfortunate incident, adding efforts will be initiated so that such kind of incidents never takes place again.

However, Home Minister Babulal Gaur declined to comment anything over the incident and dilapidated law and order situation in Bhopal and other parts of Madhya Pradesh.