LAHORE - A woman was injured critically when her husband threw acid at her over a domestic dispute here on Sunday.

Police say that Rashida, from Firdous Market, married to a man belonging to Khanewal a few months ago. It was revealed to her after marriage that the man was already married; as a result she left his house and went to her parents.

The accused visited his in-laws to ask Rashida to come back home. On her refusal she he threw acid on her and fled from the scene. Rashida was rushed to Services Hospital in critical condition. The police have registered the case and are conducting raids for arrests.