Woman injured in acid attack by husband over extra-marital affair

Phulbani: A woman was allegedly injured in an acid attacked by her husband in Dimiriguda village under Phiringia police limits over suspicion of having an extra-marital affair. The victim has been identified as Panchami Digal.

The incident occurred late last night, when Panchami’s husband poured acid on her while she was asleep.

Panchami was rushed to the community health centre and was later shifted to district headquarters hospital in Phulbani.