Acid thrown at two sportwomen; police probe on

threw acid before fleeing in Meerut's Lal Kurti area

In a shocking incident, two women sportspersons were attacked with acid.

The attack came about when they were headed to a stadium in Uttar Pradesh.

It was informed that the bike-borne attackers, two men and a woman, intercepted them.

They threw acid before fleeing in Meerut’s Lal Kurti area.

This was also confirmed by the police.


said that at least two of the accused have been arrested


The women — a boxer and a wrestler in their early 20s — were walking towards the Kailash Prakash Stadium for training when they were attacked.

The two were rushed to the hospital where there condition is said to be stable.

The doctors said they have burn injuries on their arms and backs.

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