A girl allegedly threw acid on a boy in Aligarh area here on Thursday after he refused to marry her.
While speaking to the media, police officials said: “The boy was having an affair with the accused girl for the last six months. Since last month, he had been ignoring the girl and that is why she attacked him with acid. We have registered an FIR under section 326 A and arrested the accused girl.”
The 20-year-old boy was admitted to the Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Joint Hospital after having acid thrown on him. His eyes are affected and a team of doctors were working on him.
The boy’s mother said, “The girl was calling up my son but he refused to take her calls. On the day of the incident, she had called him in the morning. My younger son told me that she was probably having an affair with my son. She was asking him to marry her, he did not agree to it, after which this incident happened.”