"Ganguly, his wife and some other members of his family were injured after they were attacked by a gang of seven to eight people. We are probing the matter and the culprits will be apprehended soon," said an officer of Uttarpara police station, before which Ganguly had filed a complaint.
The incident happened Wednesday when Ganguly, accompanied by family members including his wife, was going to a relative's place in Hindmotor in the district.
"Seven to eight men blocked our way and passed lewd comments at my wife. When I protested they attacked us. I and my father received serious injuries," he said.