International powerlifting player attacked in Farah town

International powerlifting player attacked in Farah town

first_imgMathura, May 22 (PTI) An international powerlifting player was attacked by a man with iron rods when she objected to an obscene remark made by him in Farah town in Mathura district.Asama Alwi, 25, an international powerlifting player, was waiting for a bus to Agra when she was attacked by owner of a scrap shop Lala alias Munna yesterday, police said.”The hunt for the culprit is on. The girl player has medically been examined. Stern action would be taken against the named culprit since it is matter of an international player and thattoo of a girl,” ASP Kunvar Anupam Singh said.The accused fled from the scene when Alwi raised an alarm.Sports and games fraternity of the district have condemned the attack and demanded stern action against the attacker. They also sought proper protection for Alwi. PTI Corr UZM DV UZMlast_img

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