IMPHAL, Aug 2: A husband slashed both hands of his wife yesterday at around 10.30 am at Mayang Langjing Taning under Lamsang Police Station over an issue of mobile phone.
The victim is identified as Sairem Ongbi Mandakini, 27 while her husband is S Premchand.
Mandakini is currently undergoing treatment at Shija Hospital and Research Institute, Langol.
According to sources, the couple went to the fields and returned home together, but an altercation ensued over Mandakini’s frequent engagement in mobile phone chat. The husband slashed both hands of his wife during the altercation.
Mandakini was first admitted to RIMS, but later referred to Shija Hospitals in a critical condition.