Factory worker dies in acid attack, CM takes notice



Our Correspondent

A factory worker, who was injured in acid attack by his colleague, died at the Allied Hospital here on Saturday.

Police said that Tanveer (25) of Chak No.219-RB, a worker of Usman Cotton Factory in Chak No.100-JB, was taking a nap when his colleague Sharif allegedly threw acid on him over a minor dispute.

Tanveer received serious burn injuries and was rushed to Burn Unit of Allied Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The police took the body into custody and started investigation for arrest of accused who still at large.

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has taken notice of the death of a man in a acid attack incident in the precinct of Nishatabad police station Faisalabad and sought a report from the RPO.

The CM ordered for the arrest of the accused at the earliest. Usman Buzdar said that justice be provided to the heirs of deceased Tanvir Ahmed.

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