Teenage girl critical after youths throw acid on her in UP

A teenage girl was seriously injured when some unidentified motorcycle-borne youths threw acid on her, police said Friday.

PTI| Last Updated: Jul 18, 2014, 15:25 PM IST

Aligarh: A teenage girl was seriously injured when some unidentified motorcycle-borne youths threw acid on her, police said Friday.

The 17-year-old victim, daughter of a police head constable, was seriously injured in the attack yesterday night, they said.
She was admitted to a private hospital and her condition is stated to be critical.

The victim is a student of Class 11 and also works part- time in a showroom. The incident took place when she was returning to her house in Surinder Nagar locality from work.
Police said a case has been registered against unknown persons.

The girl is not in a position to speak and her family is unaware whether she was being stalked, police said.