Updated : 1 week, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 08 (ANI): The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Thursday issued a notice to the Delhi Police seeking details of the investigation of a case where a girl was subjected to acid attack here.
Updated : 2 weeks, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 5 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday granted one more opportunity to respondent states with respect to a PIL seeking directions to the Centre and state governments to enhance compensation for acid attack victims.
Updated : 3 weeks, 1 day ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 30 (ANI): The Delhi government will provide free treatment to those who meet with an accident, suffer burn injuries or acid attack within the geographical boundary of the national capital, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced.
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi (India) Jun 13 (ANI): A teenager and her male friend were allegedly attacked with chemical by an unidentified person while they were on a motorcycle in the Vikaspuri area of the national capital, the police said.
Updated : 2 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 26 (ANI): A man reportedly tried to throw acid at his wife in Raja Bazaar area here. However, he missed the target and the acid injured an elderly woman.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 15 (ANI): In the wake of increasing incidents of acid attacks in Uttar Pradesh, the National Commission for Women (NCW) has urged Director General of Police (DGP) O. P. Singh to enforce a ban on the sale of acid in the state.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Ludhiana (Punjab)[India], Apr 28 (ANI): Two girls were injured in an alleged acid attack by two bike-borne miscreants, the police said here on Sunday.
New Delhi (India) Apr 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday adjourned for four weeks, hearing in a plea seeking direction to the Centre and others for enhancement of compensation and other rehabilitation steps for acid attack victims.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Bhagalpur (Bihar) [India], Apr 20 (ANI): A 17-year-old was badly injured after her neighbour threw acid on her, following a failed attempt to molest her.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Sometimes it just requires a positive attitude and courage to pick up the pieces and start all over again. This is what Laxmi Agarwal, the poster girl of acid attack survivors in India, stands for. She rose like a phoenix from the ashes.
Updated : 4 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): This gotta give you goosebumps! Deepika Padukone, who won hearts with her performance in 'Padmaavat', is leaving everyone stunned with her first look of an acid attack survivor in her upcoming film 'Chhapaak'.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
New Delhi (India) March 19 (ANI): The uncivilised and heartless crime of acid attack does not deserve any kind of clemency, the Supreme Court has said while enhancing the compensation to be paid to a victim by two convicts.