Assam

Chirang: 3 attacked by villagers over witch-hunt suspicion

Chirang: 3 attacked by villagers over witch-hunt suspicion GUWAHATI: Three persons including two women were brutally assaulted by villagers at a village along the Indo-Bhutan border in lower Assam’s Chirang. A group of errant villagers attacked the two families over the suspicion of witch-hunting at Bhurbasti on Saturday night. Three persons—Parmeswar Sutradhar, Manjula Satrudhar and Gendi Basumatary were seriously injured in the attack. “They did not ask us any question. They attacked our families over the suspicion of practicing witchcraft. This is not done,” said a family member of the victims. Meanwhile, Runikhata Police arrived on the spot and recovered the victims. They were admitted to a local hospital.
Comments (0)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Top
Left Menu Icon
Right Menu Icon