Barrackpore: The wife of a TMC’s block president was attacked with acid by goons on Saturday night at Shantinagar.
The incident took place at Shantinagar in Titagarh. According to the locals, a tussle was underway between Nirmal Kar and Mithu Chatterjee since long time over land acquisition. On Saturday night, a few local youths reached the block president’s house to find him not in his house. In a fit of rage, the goons allegedly threw acid on his wife.
The seriously injured wife has been admitted to the B.N. Basu hospital. The doctors have stated that several portions of her body, including her face got burnt due to acid. A complaint has been lodged at the Totagarh Police Station but all in vain. The goons are still at large.