Female Law Student Attacked With #Acid in Srinagar, India

11 November 2014, Srinagar

A 21 year old woman, who is a law student was attacked by men who threw acid on her face as they drove by. In recent times, with increase in Taliban influence in the valley, there have been regressive demands made  of women by conservative groups, including the demand for the veil. There have been open threats made about acid attacks on women who don’t follow the diktat.

http://m.ndtv.com/article/cities/law-student-attacked-with-acid-by-unknown-person-in-srinagar-633044

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