Due to old feud, a man was accused of attempting to murder his own friend at a liquor bar. This incident took place in 16 Mile area of Vaishnavnagar police station in Malda. The name of the injured youth is stated as Mithu Sheikh (25). He is a resident of Kaliyachak Police Station area.
It is known that on Friday, Mithu Sheikh was called by his friend Rabbi Sheikh.
It is alleged that Rabbi Sheikh started abusing Mithu Sheikh and his family and forced Mithu to drink alcohol. When Mithu refused to drink alcohol, a dispute started between the two. It is alleged that later, Rabbi Sheikh, along with some of his men, started beating Mithu and attempted to kill him by striking Mithu with a bottle of alcohol on his head.
After hearing the screams, people of the area reached the scene and took Mithu Sheikh to the local health center, from where he was referred to the Malda Medical College-Hospital. At the same time the accused is absconding since the incident.
On the other hand, a complaint has been lodged by the victim’s family on 6 people including Rabbi Sheikh, in the Vaishnavnagar police station. The police is investigating the incident on the basis of complaint.