In a sensational occurrence in Jorhat on Thursday night, one recognized as Mousam Bora was attacked with a sharp weapon by another person named Sushil Hatibaruah near Jail street in the city.
According to news reports, Mousam Bora along with his family members (wife and child) went to puja in Jorhat. He was suddenly attacked by Sushil Hatibaruah near jail road.
News reports further say that people caught Sushil while he was escaping from the spot after attacking the person.
The victim Masum Bora and the accused person Sushil Hatibaruah were admitted to the Jorhat Medical College Hospital.
The police investigation is in progress regarding the matter.