Nagpur: Enraged over taking up the case of her husband against whom she had filed domestic violence and alimony petition, a woman allegedly attacked a woman lawyer on Monday. Sources informed that the lady in question attempted attack with an intention to kill as she tried to strangulate her. The incident took place in a canteen of the District Court and remained the day’s high talking point in the premises.
District Bar Association President Adv Prakash Jaiswal and former president Sudeep Jaiswal condemned the attack and demanded strict action against the concerned woman.
The woman lawyer Adv Sundari Chakranarayan has registered a complaint in Sadar Police Station. While Sundari was on her routine course, Ashwini Peene resident of Pandhrabodi allegedly attacked her. Adv Sundari on July 17 appeared for her client Rahul Peene at the District court. It is alleged that when the lawyer was coming out of the building, a woman and her lady accomplice social worker attacked the lawyer and used abusive language against her.
Soon after the incident the woman lawyer filed a complaint in the DBA office. The lawyer informed that on the day of the incident there was no hearing concerning the woman’s case. However, she came to the court and attacked the woman lawyer. The lady lawyer informed that the woman concerned had filed a complaint of domestic violence against her husband four months back. The woman had filed for alimony from her husband in the family court. Adv Naresh Raut is representing Ashwini. Adv Sundari Chakranarayan and Adv Ajay Madne is representing the petitioner husband.