Monday, February 23, 2015
Housewife tortured by husband had hands chopped by brother
Malda, 18 February, 2015: A housewife allegedly discarded both her husband and brother was admitted to Malda Medical College Hospital (MMCH) today after her brother allegedly chopped both of her hands. Along with serious injuries the housewife Ratna Biswas (29) was now suffering from the worry about her destination after release from the hospital.
It has been learnt from police sources that Ratna was married to a driver Soumitra Biswas from Madhyam Kendua village in Habibpur police station ten years back. The couple has a seven-year old son too.
The housewife alleged today that since long her husband and in-laws started torturing her mentally and physically. Finally, she was allegedly driven out by her husband Soumitra and in-laws and took shelter at her mother’s house in south Dinajpur.
According to her on Tuesday morning Pijush Bhowmick, her elder brother, a lorry driver on return from Mumbai became furious seeing his sister Ratna at house. “He started hacking me under a fit of rage and my both hands were seriously injured. As I yelled my neighbours rushed to my rescue and admitted me to MMCH,” Mrs Biswas said.
She said that she was still in dark about where to go as both her husband and brother refused to accommodate her.
SP Prasun Banerjee said, “As the incident occurred in south Dinajpur, the police of the concerned district have been informed accordingly.”