Miscreants attacked a union parishad member and damaged his both eyes in Morelganj upazila in Bagerhat on Tuesday night.
The victim UP member is Nazmul Hasan Rana, 40, son of Noor Ali Hawlader, of Sheikhpora village in the area.KM Azizul Islam, officer-in-charge of Morelganj Police Station, said miscreants stopped Nazmul, a member of Bopraikhali UP, while he was returning home at 1:30am by a motorbike and damaged his two eyes with a sharp weapon.
Hearing his screams, locals rescued him and took to Khulna Medical College Hospital, the OC added.
The reason behind the attack could not be known yet but it is suspected that family feud, dispute over shrimp farms might be reasons behind it, the OC added.
Victim’s wife Mukul Begum said her husband was coming back home after visiting Advocate Amirul Alam Milon, AL candidate of Bagerhat-4 by-election last night.