Bhopal, 21 July: A 28-year-old mother of two was killed and three members of her family seriously injured when a married man, with whom she was allegedly having an extra-marital affair, threw acid on them while they were sleeping, in their house in Morena district, about 465 kilometers north of Bhopal early on Sunday.
According to police, the deceased, Rubi Gupta, her cousins Janu (18) and Raju (13) and grandmother Chandra Kala (60) were critically injured when the accused Yogendra Singh Tomar, threw acid on them in Porsa village. They were rushed to a district hospital in Morena, where Rubi died. The victim sustained serious injuries on her chest. When her cousins and grandmother offered resistance, the accused threw acid on them too. sns