Submitted by Rashmi on Tue, 2017-01-17 17:37 TV GrabBengaluru: Anguished over rejections by her lover, a woman threw acid on him before attacking him with a blade at Vijayanagar here on Monday. The victim Jayakumar (32) has been admitted to a private hospital with deep cuts on his face and burn injuries. The Vijayanagar police have arrested Lidiya (26), a nurse in-charge at a private hospital.According to sources, Lidiya and Jayakumar, a cloth merchant, were allegedly in love. However, Jayakumar started avoiding her and refused to marry her. When the issue reached the station, the Vijayanagar police, it is learnt, had counselled them, a week ago. But Lidiya was upset that Jayakumar was preparing to marry someone. Frustrated over this, Lidiya followed Jayakumar to his shop and attacked him with acid. She even slashed his face with a blade, it is said.Lidiya is now in police custody and the police are investigating.