The victim is a trainee sub-inspector at Madaripur Sadar Model police station
A man tried to murder a police officer with whom he had a relationship.
The incident took place near the Madaripur municipality Shishu Park around 11pm on Sunday.
The victim, Anima Baroi, is currently undergoing treatment at the Barisal Sher E Bangla Medical College hospital. She is a trainee sub-inspector at Madaripur Sadar Model police station.
Police sources said the attacker is Ranbir, who is currently in Dhaka.
Anima was on her way to the police lines after her shift ended at the police station on Sunday night. Finding her alone, Ranbir tried to slit her throat and escaped the area, said Madaripur Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP), Md Badrul Alam Molla.
Locals took her to the hospital where she was operated upon. However, she is still not out of danger. Police are trying to arrest the accused and a case will be filed in connection, added the ASP.