'Deserves the death penalty.'
But he denied two charges of causing GBH with intent.
A man has admitted seriously injuring a woman and her cousin after acid was thrown at them through a car window. Resham Khan
Since 2010, almost 2,000 acid attacks have been reported in London alone. Almost a third of these attacks occurred in the borough of Newham, east London. The majority of these cases have not led to trial, with 74% of cases being shelved due to victims being unable to identify perpetrators.
'For acid attack survivors, the aftermath is a life sentence.'
Acid attack survivor Katie Piper has penned an open letter pleading for tougher sentencing and penalties for those carrying
'A horrendous act of violence.'
WARNING: This report contains images of acid attack injuries some readers may find distressing. Discretion is advised. An
'I was screaming like a baby.'
WARNING: This report contains images of acid attack injuries some readers may find distressing. Discretion is advised. Police