Acid at­tack vic­tim dies

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Pak­istani po­lice say a man whose girl­friend threw acid on him for re­fus­ing to marry her has died of his wounds at hos­pi­tal. Lo­cal po­lice of­fi­cial Bashir Ahmed said 22-year-old Sadaqat Ali died at a govern­ment hos­pi­tal in the city of Mul­tan in cen­tral Pun­jab prov­ince yes­ter­day. Ali was brought to the hos­pi­tal last week af­ter 32-year-old Monil Mai threw acid on him when he was vis­it­ing her home in the city’s Mukhdoom Rashid neigh­bour­hood. She had been hav­ing an af­fair with Ali for sev­eral years. Mai was ar­rested by po­lice hours af­ter the at­tack and au­thor­i­ties have now reg­is­tered a mur­der case against her.

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