Meghalaya: One held for assaulting 63-year-old woman in WGH
TURA | SEPTEMBER 21, 2020:
West Garo Hills (WGH) police on Sunday arrested a 55-year-old man for assaulting a woman in Sandagre village under Gambegre C&RD Block.
The incident allegedly took place around 8:30 pm on September 19, when the woman, identified as 63-year-old Grenmi Ch Marak was assaulted by Elison M Marak.
The brutality of the assault left the woman bloodied and in critical condition.
According to the latest reports, the victim was taken to Tura Civil Hospital on the same night and is now undergoing treatment.
"We are still trying to determine the reason for the assault on the lady and investigation is currently on in the matter. The accused has been arrested by the police on Sunday, September 20," confirmed the Superintendent of police, WGH, Dr MGR Kumar.
The FIR in the case was filed by the son of the victim at Gambegre police outpost.