Greater Noida: In a horrifying case reported from Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida, two men from Bulandshahr threw acid at their sister and left her to die on the road on Thursday.
According to reports, the 22-year-old was in a relationship with a boy from her neighbourhood in Bulandhshahr against the wishes of her brothers.
On Thursday, they took her with them on the pretext of a joyride and dumped her in Greater Noida’s Kot village after throwing acid on her face.
The survivor is currently admitted in Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital and is said to be in critical condition. She has sustained serious injuries on her face, neck, and eyes.
The three siblings were staying with their parents in the Gulawati village of Bulandshahr.
The matter came to light after a passerby intimated the police on Thursday afternoon.
According to a report in Times of India, the 22-year-old acid attack survivor narrated the whole incident before being taken to the hospital.
A case has been registered under IPC sections 326 (punishment for throwing acid), 307 ( attempt to murder). The motive behind the attack has not yet been ascertained.
Reportedly, a police team also visited the girl’s family residence in Bulandshahr but the found the door locked and the family members missing.