Feb 19, 2023:
An advocate from Kokrajhar district was reportedly attacked with acid on Friday by unidentified miscreants.
Abdus Samad Ahmed, a senior advocate of the Gossaigaon Lawyer’s Association and a resident of Padmabil village in Gossaigaon, was attacked in his home by the miscreants.
He was immediately rushed to RNB Civil Hospital but was later shifted to Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) for further treatment due to the deteriorating condition of his health.
A case has been registered at the police station and an investigation has been launched.
Meanwhile, the lawyer’s association has requested the police to take strict action against the perpetrators.