Woman Fed #Acid and Murdered for #Dowry

Faridabad, 22 June, 2015

25 year old  Asha who was being harassed by her in-laws for dowry was killed when they forced her to drink acid.

The victim’s family members say that Asha’s in-laws demanded Rs 10 lakh in dowry.

A case has been registered against eight people including the victim’s husband

http://zeenews.india.com/news/haryana/woman-killed-by-in-laws-over-dowry-in-faridabad_1618052.html

College student stabbed and attacked with in West Bengal

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17 January 2015 West Bengal

A female college student had acid thrown on her and was stabbed in the chest with a screwdriver by an unidentified man on a bike. Acid attacks on women continue to escalate as government makes no effort to control the sale of acid available easily on every street corner.

http://www.newsx.com/regional/item/31988-india-news-latest-news-bengal-news-fresh-incident-of-acid-attack-reported-from-raiganj-west-bengal

College student stabbed and attacked with Acid in West Bengal

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17 January 2015 West Bengal

A female college student had acid thrown on her and was stabbed in the chest with a screwdriver by an unidentified man on a bike. Acid attacks on women continue to escalate as government makes no effort to control the sale of acid available easily on every street corner.

http://www.newsx.com/regional/item/31988-india-news-latest-news-bengal-news-fresh-incident-of-acid-attack-reported-from-raiganj-west-bengal

#Acid #attack on woman doctor in Delhi by pickpockets

23 December 2014, Delhi

A woman doctor riding a scooter to work was attacked with acid by men who were trying to steal her purse.

http://m.ibnlive.com/news/delhi-miscreants-throw-acid-on-a-woman-doctor-victim-admitted-to-aiims/519510-3-244.html

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

Woman councillor attacked with acid in India

29 November 2014, Bareilly

A woman councillor was attacked with acid by a group of men who barged into her house. She was attacked because she had refused to withdraw a land dispute complaint she had filed with the police against a local leader.

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/bareilly/Woman-councillor-attacked-with-acid/articleshow/45311667.cms

#Woman councillor attacked with #acid in #India

29 November 2014, Bareilly

A woman councillor was attacked with acid by a group of men who barged into her house. She was attacked because she had refused to withdraw a land dispute complaint she had filed with the police against a local leader.

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/bareilly/Woman-councillor-attacked-with-acid/articleshow/45311667.cms

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