Accused of Acid Attack arrested

  May 16, 2019 By: INSEC

Police have arrested 36 years old husband Bishnu Bhujel of Kavre Namobuddha Municipality-3 on May 15 on charge of attacking 20 years old Jenny Khadka with acid in Kalopul Kathmandu.

The victim had attacked his wife with acid on her rented room in Kalopul on May 15 and on a same day the complaint was lodged by the victim’s family at Metropolitan Police Circle in Kamalpokhari. A team of police arrested the accused from Kandahghari Bhaktapur on a same day according to DSP Hobindra Bogati.

The victim is undergoing treatment in Kritipur and she sustained several burn over her body due to the acid according to the hospital administration. The reason behind the attack is unknown according to police.


Bimala Paudel