VEHARI: A guy threw acid on a female on Sunday with whom he had actually acquired a second marital relationship two years back. The case happened at Mujahid Colony in the territory of the Burewala City cops, some 40km from Vehari, on Sunday.
Mumtaz, 40, acquired a second marital relationship with Rashida Bibi, 34, of the very same area, two year back. Later on, the couple encountered problems after Mumtaz thought his other half had an event.
They exchanged words on Sunday and Mumtaz ran away after tossing acid on her. Rashida endured serious injuries on her face as well as body.
She was admitted to the THQ hospital, Burewala, for treatment.
SHO Altaf Bhrwana claimed the cops arrested Mumtaz within hrs of the incident in an instance registered under section 336-B of the Pakistan Penal Code.
He said that Mumtaz claimed his marriage with Rashida was undamaged whereas Rashida asserted that the suspect was her ex-husband.