Katlicherra, Dec 9: Situation turned heated at Hailakandi’s Katlicherra this evening after a deadly attack was attempted over a minor at Lalpani of the area.
It was learnt that a teenager, 16-year-old boy, named Abhijit Nath from Lalpani Bilpar village under Katlichhara police station was attacked by a local miscreant named Jasim Uddin by a sharp weapon, “without any valid reason”.
Grievously injured Abhijit, with shaking voice, informed to this correspondent that he was walking towards home when suddenly Jasim came close to him and attacked. Without giving a second of thought for sensing what’s wrong going on, Jasim fled the spot leaving him blood soaked.
Abhijit was rushed to Katlicherra Primary Health Center by the locals, where seeing his critical condition, doctors forward him to Silchar Medical College.
On the other hand, the residents of Katlicherra took to protest, against the attack on teenager, in the evening. They surrounded Katlicherra police station and staged a protest demanding arrest of the miscreant.
Protesters also threatened for a larger movement if the accused Jasim Uddin is not arrested within next 24 hours. A sense of fear prevailing in the area following the incident.