A shocking incident took place in Mohun Bagan area of Kandi sub-division of Murshidabad. An uncle was accused of attacking his own niece with acid. The incident took place due to family unrest. 

When the accused uncle tried to leave the area by throwing acid in his niece's face, the locals caught him. The incident has caused a stir in the area. It has been reported that the accused Nishan Sheikh was having a dispute with his grandfather. He allegedly abused his sister in law when his grandfather was not at home. 

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Nishan Sheikh tried to assault his sister in law. The niece of the accused strongly protested. The uncle, however, left the place but sometime later came back and attacked his niece by throwing acid on her face from the window.

The niece was seriously injured due to random acid attack through the window. Different parts of her face and throat were burnt. Accused Nishan Sheikh tried to flee the area realizing the situation. However, he was caught by the locals. The niece has been admitted to the hospital with serious injuries.