Guwahati: 5-month-old baby physically assaulted by father, suffers multiple fractures


Guwahati: In a shocking incident reported from the Kahilipara area of Guwahati city, a 5-month-old baby was physically assaulted by his own father, inflicting multiple fractures on his delicate body.

The accused father has been identified as Anikesh Goswami.

The baby is currently undergoing treatment at Gauhati Medical College & Hospital (GMCH) for fractures in his arms and legs.

The baby was hospitalized yesterday.

Meanwhile, the city police have arrested the accused father and registered a case against him under the relevant sections.

However, the reason behind the attack is unknown.

Currently, the baby is conscious and is being breastfed by the mother, official added.