A 30-year-old woman suffered minor burns on her hand and shoulder after chemical kept for toilet use was thrown at her by another woman on Tuesday.

The police said that Pachamuthu’s wife Sivagami and Raman’s

wife Valli (50) occasionally used to pick up a fight over a land dispute.

On Tuesday too there were heated arguments between them. Valli uttered some obscene words and beat Sivagami with a ploughing tool.

Valli threw the chemical on Sivagami that entered her mouth causing irritation and throat pain.

She was taken to Government Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College Hospital.

The police registered a case.