Bareilly: Another instance of an acid attack is reported in Bareilly district of Uttar Pradesh where a couple was injured and admitted to nearby hospital on Sunday.
The police have identified the main accused and a team is conducting raids and searches to hunt Kuldeep.
Bareilly SSP Muniraj Gobu reached the spot as he received the information of such another attack. Victims have been admitted to the hospital and the treatment is going on.
Earlier two sisters were attacked and a family of seven members was also attacked when they all were sleeping in Bareilly. People have not forgotten the horror of the previous attacks now this fresh attack has added another blow to the local police administration.
This recent incident took place in the BDA colony area of the city. It is alleged that accused Kuldeep a resident of the same locality was pressurizing the Female victim for an illicit relationship. When the victim didn’t allow Kuldeep, he attacked the victim and her husband Jagdish, while they were outside Bajrang restaurant on Pilibhit-Bareilly highway.
Women safety has been a major problem and concern for the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath government.
This is not the first incident of such a gruesome attack. In facts, the numbers are increasing at an alarming rate. Despite the clear law on selling of Acid to the people, Uttar Pradesh tops the list in acid attacks.