An Indian woman who suffered horrific burns to her face and lost her vision when she was doused in acid by a scorned admirer has revealed how she found the love of her life while recovering in her hospital be
Pramodini Roul, was just 15 years old when a bike-borne paramilitary soldier threw acid on her face because she had rejected his marriage proposal, in an attack that left her with life-altering facial burns and blind in both eyes.
The survivor, now 25, who is lovingly called Rani – or queen – by her family, was a 10th-grade student then and was returning home from taking an exam with her cousin when the 28-year-old man threw the corrosive liquid into her face.
In the years since Rani has been in and out of hospital for vari
ous surgeries as well as treatment for the health problems that have plagued her as a result of her ordeal – including a stint in 2014 to address an infection in her legs.