(CNN) -- A young Pakistani actress was in critical condition Sunday after a man threw acid on her face while she was sleeping, her brother said.
The alleged attack on 18-year-old Bushra Waiz happened early Saturday at the family home in Nowshera, in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
Akhtar Waiz told CNN his family was asleep in the courtyard when a man burst in and threw acid on his sister.
Bushra Waiz, who is also known as Shazia Aziz, is a Pashto-language singer, actress and theater artist.
She suffered burns to the right side of her face. Doctors said her right leg, arm and eye were also injured.
Indian acid attack victim fights for justice
Japanese woman loses toe tips after coworker allegedly puts acid in shoes
Acid attack at the Bolshoi ballet
Pakistani Taliban target female students with acid attack
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.