HETAUDA: An Indian national, who had carried out an acid attack on a girl in broad daylight in Hetauda, has been arrested after six and half years from Bara district, on Friday, police, said.

Organising a press meet today, police made the alleged acid attacker Dilip Raj Kesari aka Raj of Maharajgunj Amarpurba-6 in the Bihar State of India, public at the District Police Office, Makwanpur, in Hetuada, today.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from Bara and Makwanpur districts apprehended the acid attacker from Jeetpur Simara Sub-Metropolitan City-23 on Thursday.

An infuriated acid victim demanded capital punishment and life imprisonment to the attacker during the press meet today.