Police on Tuesday filed a chargesheet against Trinamool Congress councillor Sambhu Nath Kow and nine others in connection with the murder of a local Trinanmool leader,Adhir Maity,in Dhapa on Macrh 20. While seven of them are in jail,three of the accused are still at large.
Kow has been charged with murder in the 150-odd-page chargesheet.
Meanwhile,Kows bail plea was rejected by Alipore court. The councillor of ward no. 58 of the Kolakta Municipal Corporation was arrested from Ballia in Uttar Pradesh on April 4.
Man kills mother of girl whom he wanted to marry
A WOMAN was killed and her husband severely beaten by a 32-year-old lover of their daughter at Arambagh in Hooghly late Monday after the parents refused to marry their daughter to him.
On the eve of the girls marriage,Sheikh Sabir entered the house of the victim accompanied with 10 other men on the pretext of repairing electric supply. According to the vicitms son,Sabir and the others forced themselves in the house,looking for his sister. She was staying at our relatives place. Unable to find her,they ransacked the house and dragged my father out and tied him to a tree after beating him up, he said.
He also alleged that his mother was raped by Sabir in front of his father and then her throat was slit.
However,police said the complaint lodged by the family does not mention rape. We have lodged an FIR under Section 302 of IPC. Sabir,a resident of Nandigram,is absconding, said a senior police officer.