Afghan husband free in boiling water horror

Quasim A. (29), who poured boiling water on the face of his Afghan wife Zanab Noori (24) in Kayseri, was released after judicial control.

The incident occurred last Tuesday night, in a 2-storey building on Şems Street in Fevziçakmak District of Kocasinan district. An argument broke out between Afghan Quasim A. and his wife, Zanab Noori. In a short time, the growing debate turned into a fight.

He threw boiling water on his face

Quasim A. injured his wife, Zanab Noori, with boiling water he threw in her face. Police and medical teams were dispatched to the scene after the notification. The medical teams who came to the scene took Zanab Noori to Erciyes University Medical Faculty Hospital.


Quasim A. was detained by the police teams. In his statement, it was learned that Quasim A. said, “I did not do anything to my wife. There was boiling water in the bottle. As a result of this mistake, it spilled on her face.”

Quasim A., who was transferred to the courthouse after his procedures at the police station, was released with a judicial control decision by the judge he was dismissed.

On the other hand, the Afghan woman who spilled boiling water on her face was discharged after her treatment.

By Peter Kavinsky

Peter Kavinsky is the Executive Editor at