NAGAON, Jan 3 - Sensation prevailed at Nagaon on Thursday after a female labourer who was a mother of five children, was stabbed to death by another labourer near Nagaon Radio Station at Haiborgaon.
According to sources, the deceased mother has been identified as Abeda Khatun of Nagaon Borbhati village. The sources said here this evening that Abeda was engaged in a work of uprooting of bamboo roots at the yard of a resident near the Nagaon Radio Station.
While at work, she got involved in a dispute with one Abdul Mannan of the same village, who was also working along with her at the same yard. Amidst the dispute, an incensed Abdul stabbed her several times with an axe. The woman was immediately admitted to Nagaon Civil Hospital in a critical condition where the doctor on duty declared her brought dead.
The Nagaon Hoiborgaon police have registered a case in this regard and started investigation although the prime accused Abdul Mannan was absconding till the filing of this report.