‘Poor people have no justice to get’

-woman burnt by acid after complaining about noise nuisance

Mala Persaud who was left disfigured after being doused with acid in June last year says that she has lost the will to pursue the matter as the police are continuing to show no interest.

Though there has been a remarkable change in her facial appearance after three surgeries, she still avoids looking in the mirror and hardly goes out in public.

When Stabroek News spoke with Persaud at her home in Station Street, Kitty recently, her eyes watered as …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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