Police have publicised Jiban BK who had attacked acid on two school girls after 27 days amidst a press conference in Kathmandu on Friday, March 20, 2015.
Metropolitan Police Commissioner's Office (MPCO), Ranipokhari, Kathmandu, had arrested BK, 20, of Fulashi-8 of Ramechhap on Thursday from his rented room at Tokha. BK had attacked two girls – Sangita Magar, 16, of Ramechhap and Sima Basnet, 15, of Rautahat with an acid at tuition center at Basantapur, Kathmandu.
The families of the BK and Sangita had been living in different floors of the same house at Jochhen in Kathmandu since 2013.
BK attacked an acid on Sangita as revenge after their relationship did not work, according to Police. BK had also attempted the same kind of revenge in September.
Acid victim Sangita is undergoing treatment at Kathmandu Medical College and Sima at Bir Hospital in Kathmandu.