Acid attacks in India: 15%-30 % victims are men
Monalisa Das | The News Minute | August 5, 2014 | 06:09 pm IST
Thirty-nine-year-old Mazrul Islam from Murshidabad, West Bengal, has a story to tell, of a life destroyed and of dreams shattered, all because of an argument that set off his assaulter.
In June last year, Islam had taken a loan of Rs 20,000 after depositing a gold chain with a goldsmith in his village.
Four months later, he paid back the loan amount to the goldsmith and demanded back his chain. Islam would give the sum of interest once he got his chain back. However, the goldsmith kept on dodging him, refusing to hand over Islam’s chain...