Woman, her sons attack road construction workers with machete in Guwahati, five severely injured

Guwahati, January 20: Sensation gripped across the Patharkuari area in the city after five persons sustained severe injuries following a machete attack on Sunday.
In this connection, Noonmati police arrested Paban Saikia’s wife and her sons Himu Saikia and Birinchi Saikia who allegedly attacked the workers including locals working to widen the road at the Gaon Burha road at Patharkuari in Guwahati under Noonmati Police Station.
According to police sources, the Saikia family prevented the workers from widening the road in front of their residence and a scuffle led to sudden attack on the workers.
Later, the injured were admitted to the nearby hospital for medical assistance.