Mentally ill man attacks two in Nagaon’s Samaguri, Arrested
Guwahati: Amidst the Maha Saptami (seventh day of Durga puja) celebrations, a man believed to be mentally ill attacked two people with a sharp machete at the Amtola area in Samaguri’s Amoni village.
Sources informed that one person died on the spot, while the other person was shifted to Nagaon Bhogeswari Phukanani Civil Hospital under critical condition.
Locals claimed that one Innas Ali was returning back home from the market when the alleged mentally retarded person attacked him with a machete.
Reportedly, another man (identity not confirmed) came to his help; however, it was attacked too.
Meanwhile, local people in the area apprehended the attacker and tied his both hands and legs using a rope until the police arrived.
Later, police reached the spot and recovered the body of Innas Ali and sent it for post mortem in Nagaon Bhogeswari Phukanani Civil Hospital.
With inputs from Batsaam Haque (Samaguri)