Canning: A man, his wife and their
16-year-old daughter were tonsured by local people today after
the couple attacked and injured two neighbours over a land
dispute in South 24 Parganas district, the police said.
Jahanara Bibi and her husband Piyar Ali attacked
neighbours Shariful and Jashim with sharp weapons in Borali
village under Bhangar police station yesterday after they cast
aspersions on Jahanara`s character yesterday.
Shariful and Jashim, two brothers, and Piyar Ali`s
family were at loggerheads for sometime over a land dispute.
As the brothers were taken to hospital, Piyar Ali fled
with his wife to Bhojerhat, from where local people brought
them to the village, the sources said.
A kangaroo court was set up and as per its order, Ali,
his wife and daughter were tonsured.
None was arrested yet.