Jalandhar: In a shocking incident in Jalandhar a teenager threw acid on his grandfather’s face while he was sleeping. The injured person was admitted in Jalandhar Civil Hospital on Friday where he is out of danger. The family had given a complaint to Div. No. 1 police station on Friday but asked for no proceeding on Saturday.
As per the complaint given to police by Ashok Dutta 65, his grandson Vaibhav 14 asked him some money to spend on Thursday. He told Vaibhav that his grandmother is not well and he will need money for her treatment and refused to give him money. Vaibhav threw acid on him when he was in sleep in the night. The acid burnt the side of his face and chest but there was no threat to his life. The family gave a complaint but asked the police not to proceed further as the teenager was just Fourteen years old.
Balbir Singh, SHO of Div. No. 1 told that considering the age of the accused and the family’s request, they have stopped the inquiry.
“The family gave a complaint to me but now they are saying that the acid fell on the person accidentally so we aren’t proceeding further in this case SHO Balbir Singh said.
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