Son attacks mother and police, gets shot at his scrotum

Arabindu Das

Karimganj, December 6: A son and mother fight turned bizzare when the son attacked police and got shot on his scrotum at Jhakial Village in Karimganj district today.

According to police, Najir Uddin, attacked his mother Ata Bibi with a machette and stabbed on her cheek in their own resident, located atop a hill in the village following a prolonged argumentation.

“On being informed by neighbours, we immediately rushed to the spot and tried to save the mother. Uddin, however, attacked us instead with the machete,” Officer in-charge of Patahrkandi Police Station Dimbeswar Thakuria said.

“Three of us were injured by his attacks when finally, we had to resort to shooting in self defense.” Thakuria added.

The police had aimed for his legs to bring him down but the bullet, instead, hit him on his scrotum.

Both Uddin and his mother has been admitted to Karimganj Civil Hospital.

The injured police personnel are Minhaz Uddin, Anowar Hussain and SS Borbhuyan

“Borbhuyan, was severely injured in the attack, and was referred to Silchar Medical College and Hospital while the rest of the staffs has been treated in the Karimganj civil hospital.

A case has been registered in this regard.