acid attack

Justice eludes acid attack victims

While the rate of acid attacks has been decreasing across the country, as per the government and other sources, the conviction rate in such cases filed in the last 19 years is very low.

April 28, 2019
April 28, 2019

Acid thrown at college girl

A female college student was burned with acid allegedly by a male classmate and his cohorts in Torgaoh Ferryghat area of Gazipur’s Kapasia upazila yesterday.

January 26, 2019
January 26, 2019

Justice eludes acid attack victims

While the rate of acid attacks has been decreasing across the country, as per the government and other sources, the conviction rate in such cases filed in the last 19 years is very low.

July 18, 2018
July 18, 2018

Acid attack burns man in Mirpur, 1 held

A 45-year-old man was severely injured as an alleged drug addict threw acid on him at a Bihari camp in Mirpur.

May 16, 2018
May 16, 2018

Criminals pour acid on sleeping sisters at home

Two sisters suffered burn injuries after criminals attacked them with acid in Bhola yesterday afternoon.

April 2, 2018
April 2, 2018

Woman comes under acid attack in Hazaribagh

A young woman is injured when a miscreant hurled acid on her in Hazaribagh area of Dhaka.

March 18, 2018
March 18, 2018

Girl held for hurling acid

A 17-year old girl and her mother were sent to jail in a case filed over an acid-attack in Jamalpur on Friday evening.

October 8, 2017
October 8, 2017

Fighting back

Mosammat Peara Begum has been living with vivid memories of the acid attack on her for her refusal to engage in an extra marital affair, as if it happened only yesterday.

September 19, 2017
September 19, 2017

Woman hurt in acid attack in B'baria

A woman suffered burn injuries in an acid attack carried out allegedly by a man as she refused to develop relationships with him in

September 16, 2017
September 16, 2017

Woman hurt in acid attack by husband

A woman suffered burn injuries as her husband allegedly threw acid in the port city's Bahaddarhat on Thursday over family feuds.

April 7, 2016
April 7, 2016

4 of a family burnt in Mirpur acid attack

Four persons of a family suffer burn injuries as miscreants hurl acid on them at Rupnagar in Dhaka’s Mirpur area.