Badly burnt with hot water poured by sister-in-law, a woman is groaning in pain at Thakurgaon Sadar Hospital.
The victim is Gital Rani, 30, wife of Haripada Roy of Palashbari village in Birganj upazila of Thakurgaon.
Talking with this correspondent at the hospital yesterday afternoon, Haripada Roy said his wife and his elder brother’s wife Parboti Rani, 38, engaged in an altercation over a trivial matter on Monday night.
“On Tuesday afternoon, Parboti poured hot water on my wife when she was preparing cattle feed. She sustained burn injuries in the neck, right arm, chest and back,” he said.
Later Gita was brought to Thakurgaon Sadar Hospital where she is undergoing treatment.