Unnao, Mar 23: A woman in Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh was critically injured when she was attacked with acid by unidentified bike-borne miscreants. The victim was sleeping outside her house when the incident occurred. She was due to get married on April 24. The police have launched a probe in the matter. Also Read - Uttar Pradesh News: This Lab in Meerut Falsely Tests 6 People COVID-19+, Likely to Lose Licence

Reports say that the victim’s sister and her four-year-old nephew, who were sleeping beside her, were also injured in the incident. Also Read - After Rajasthan, Locusts Enter Maharashtra, Delhi - Why is This a Worrying Situation?

In a similar incident a few days back, two bike-borne miscreants had attacked a 24-year-old woman with acid in Ghaziabad. The victim, an employee of Punjab National Bank, suffered burn injuries in the incident.

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