MULTAN: The police division has registered a case associated to the acid assault on a five-year-old boy by unidentified individuals within the neighborhood of Sadar police station in Multan, ARY Information reported on Friday.
A First Investigation Report (FIR) has been registered in opposition to unidentified individuals beneath sections of tried homicide and anti-terrorism act (ATA) over grievance of the daddy of the affected youngster.
The incident had taken place in Multan’s Suraj Miani the place unidentified individuals acid attacked an harmless minor boy and fled from the positioning. The boy was shifted to Nishtar Hospital in essential situation as he acquired burns on face and throat.
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Some stories mentioned an unidentified lady had thrown acid on the kid, nevertheless, the culprits are nonetheless at giant.
Police officers mentioned raids are being carried out to arrest the accountable individuals within the incident.
It’s pertinent to say right here that Punjab authorities is taking steps to introduce Acid Management Act in view of accelerating incidents of acid assaults throughout the province. A draft legislation had been forwarded to Punjab authorities by Human Rights Fee on this connection.