Around eight years ago, when researching the screenplay for my short film “Shrouded”, I spoke to women who were victims of acid attacks, but had chosen Masuma Rahim, a London-based clinical psychologist, has suggested that because only per cent of British journalists are Muslim: “There aren't. LONDON: A Muslim woman and her cousin were seriously burnt following after suffering an acid attack in London as they were celebrating her 21st birthday. According to details, Resham Khan and her year were celebrating when unknown attacker threw acid on them. “The pain was excruciating.
Family of Muslim woman burned in random acid attack on 21st birthday fear it was race hate crime. Student Resham Khan was sitting in her car with her cousin Jameel Muhktar when a man ran up and sprayed them with corrosive liquid through the open window. Share; 25Comments. By. Steve Robson. A series of acid attacks on women in the historic Iranian city of Isfahan has raised fears and prompted rumors that the victims were targeted for not being properly veiled. Under Islamic law in force in Iran since the revolution, women must wear loose clothing, known as hijab, that covers the head and neck.