PATNA, Nov. 23 -- A railway employee was critically injured when an old man threw inflammable particle on the ticket counter at Kishanganj railway station on Friday. Police arrested the outlaw from the spot.

Railway police said that senior ticket collector Rajesh Kumar sustained serious burn injuries when Mohammad Ishaq Sheikh, 65, hurled inflammable concealed in a bag on the ticket counter.

Police said that Kumar was sitting at PRS counter when he came under the attack.

The accused also attacked one Ajmal Hussain who tried to catch him.However, police took swift action and arrested Ishaq. Soon after the incident, some passerby and rail passengers thrashed him. The injured railway employee and Hussain, who runs an e-rickshaw, were referr...