Triggering sensation a household has been attacked in Hajo on suspicion of practicing black magic on Thursday.
Witch Hunting Menace Hits Assam Again: Family Attacked in Hajo on Suspicion of Practising Black Magic
The incident took place in Hajo’s Bhelamari village where the family of a teacher was brutally assaulted by their neighbor on allegations that the wife of the teacher had practiced black magic on his son and made him sick.
The accused identified as Bolen Rajbongshi physically assaulted the woman and tried to kill her besides trying to burn down their house.
As a result of the attack the woman received serious injuries and was finally rescued by other neighbors.
The victim’s family had lodged a complaint against the accused who is currently absconding from the police.