The official said that unidentified persons threw acid on a 24-year-old girl in Safakadal area of the city on Tuesday evening.
They said that the girl (name withheld), a resident of Eid Gah came under attack at Usmani Colony Wantpora.
They said that the girl has been shifted to SMHS Hospital for treatment.
A police official confirming the incident said that a team was on way to the incident site.
More details awaited. (GNS)