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Indore: Live-in partner throws acid on woman, child 


Indore: A 23-year old woman and her son were burnt when a man threw acid (toilet cleaner) on them in Banganga police station area on Sunday night. The accused is identified as live-in partner of the victim. According to the police, accused Rakesh threw acid on Hemlata and her son Mayur as he has doubt on her character.

“The victim woman was separated from her husband about three years ago and she started living with Rakesh, who had an argument  with her over the issue and in a fit of rage he threw toilet cleaner on her face. Local residents rushed her to hospital,” the police said.

A case has been registered against the accused and a manhunt has been launched to nab him.