Woman attacked with axe for resisting molestation bid
BHOPAL: A woman
was attacked with an axe in Satna district when she resisted attempt by a youth
to molest her. The woman has been admitted to district hospital in a critical
condition, police said. The victim has been identified as Urmila Yadav, 35, the
wife of Daddi Yadav.
took place at Ragla railway crossing in Unchehra village of the district on
March 24. The accused, Bablu Kushwaha, has been booked for attempt to murder.
station in-charge RS Rajput said, “The woman went to graze cattle near a
railway crossing when the accused stopped her and tried to molest her. When she
resisted, he attacked her with an axe.”
attacked the woman on left leg and two wrists, Rajput said. The woman was
seriously injured in the incident and was sent to district hospital for
treatment where doctors may have to amputate her left leg, Rajput said.
launched a hunt to arrest Bablu. We also quizzed her father, but it was of no
use as the man appears to be mentally unstable,” the police officer said.