Man Held on charge of attacking wife with acid

  January 3, 2019 By: INSEC

Police have arrested 47 years old husband Biren Gurung of Bharatpur Metropolis-24 on January 2 on charge of acid attack on his wife. The victim, who was living in her parental home, was attacked with the acid according to DSP Durga Raj Regmi of District Police Office of Chitwan.

The victim was living with her parents in a parental home from the last 21 days after a domestic dispurte with her husband. Police said that the victim was attacked with acid in a bus with registration number Ga1Ya543 by him along with other four youths.

The accused was absconded immediately after the incident however he along with other four youths were arrested by the police from Lioness chok of Narayanghat on January 2. The arrested were 39 years old Hem Thapa of Pokhara Metropolis-29, Niren Gurung of the same place and 24 years old Bibek Gurung.

The victim sustained facial injuries in an attack and undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College.

Dipendra Adhikari