Chennai woman dies of acid attack burns

Last Updated: Tue, Feb 26, 2013 06:13 hrs

Chennai: A 20-year-old woman, victim of an acid attack here, died Sunday after battling for life for over three weeks, police said. Her eyes were donated by her family.

J. Vidya, an employee of an internet browsing centre, was attacked Jan 30 with acid by Vijaya Bhaskar who wanted to marry her but was turned down, police said.

Vidya suffered burns on her back. Bhaskar was arrested after the incident, police said.

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