Srinagar court sends man to jail for life, slaps ₹40 lakh fine for throwing acid on woman who refused to marry him

The trial court opined that the convict did not deserve any leniency, given that his brutal attack on the victim left her with irreversible facial scars and a life-long trauma.
Srinagar court

A Srinagar court on Wednesday sentenced a man to life imprisonment and ordered him to pay ₹40 lakh fine for throwing acid on a 26-year-old woman after she had refused to marry him in 2022 [UT of J&K vs. Sajid Altaf Sheikh].

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