LAHORE - Police investigators have failed to arrest the attacker who fled after throwing acid on a mother of four in Harbanspura.

Police sources, however, claimed that the accused person involved in this gruesome attack has been identified as Shahid Mahmood. The accused is at large after locking his house from outside.

A police investigator confirmed that they failed to arrest the attacker but claimed that the police are conducting to arrest him.

Two days ago, the woman was going to a market when a man threw acid on her and then fled on a motorcycle. The woman sustained multiple wounds and was admitted to hospital, where her condition was reported to be very serious.

The complainant, Muhammad Anees, told the police that Shahid Mahmood threw acid on his wife over family dispute. A case has been registered are investigation is in process.