Malda, 30th July: In a horrifying incident, a woman has been accused of attempting to kill her husband during a conflict between the two, on Wednesday late night. The incident surfaced from the Krishnapur area of Jadupur gram panchayat in the Malda English Bazar block. The accused has been identified as Hasnura Bibi.
According to sources, the husband, Babar Sheikh, had learned regarding the illicit love affair of his wife with Samirul Sheikh, a resident of the Gobindapur area.
Strongly denying the allegation, the alleged lover Samirul Sheikh and a gang of his associates allegedly broke into Babar's house on Wednesday night and physically attacked him. During the conflict, Hasnura Bibi also tried to kill Babar.
The locals rushed to Babar's rescue upon hearing his cry for help. However, the thugs managed to escape from the scene.
A written complaint has been lodged at the English Bazar police station in this regard. The police have started an investigation into the whole incident.
In this context, the victim Babar Sheikh stated that upon protesting against his wife's illicit affair, his wife and her lover had conspired to kill him.