Maldah: A miscreant tried to rape a woman on finding her alone at her house. The incident occurred on Saturday night at Kaliachowk’s Bahadurpur area in maldah district.
According to police, the husband of the woman Babar Ali had gone out of home for work. Taking advantage of the situation, a local miscreant named Golam sheikh attacked his wife Sabina Bibi. He tied her hands and feet and looted the house. He also tried to rape the woman. Her husband returned at that time. When he tried to stop him, Golam sheikh attacked Babar Ali with a sharp weapon and fled the spot. Nieghbour Dulal Hossain reached the spot on hearing the screams of Sabina Bibi. Both were admitted to village hospital with the help of the neighbours.
Babar was transferred to Maldah Medical college after his condition deteriorated. Police officials from kaliachowk police station reached the spot on learning about the incident. The accused has fled the area after the incident. Police have started a search operation to get hold of the accused.