Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Persecuted Christians in Pakistan
A man severely injured two Christian girls in Quetta PAKSITAN on Friday when he threw acid on them in the city's Kasi road. Through a syringe, the accused sprayed acid on the faces of both the women, police said. The girls identified as Rimsha Masih and Hina were rushed to Bolan Medical Hospital (BMC) for emergency medical treatment. "The girls were admitted in the burns ward of BMC," said Dr Masood Nowsherwani. "Rimshna's face was 30% affected whereas 15% of Hina's face was burnt in the attack," Nowsherwani added. Capital City Police Officer Quetta, Razzaq Cheema said that Rimsha and Hina were 27 and 15 years old respectively. Cheema stated that the families have already nominated an accused Vijay Masih, a resident of Brewery Road in the case. Vijay was subsequently arrested and taken into custody.
Please pray for the injured Christian sisters for their recovery and good health. The small one is heart paiten. Please pray for the family's safety as well.
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