Canning (West Bengal):
A gaggle of individuals beat a 41-year-old girl to dying and injured her husband in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas district on suspicion that they had been thieves, police mentioned on Saturday.
Four individuals had been arrested in reference to the incident which occurred at Chinepukur village below the jurisdiction of Kashipur police station on Friday.
According to the grievance lodged by the girl’s husband, Ali Hossein Molla, a complete of 14 folks beat him up with sticks and rods accusing him of stealing one thing from the home of one in every of them.
When Ali protested, the accused individuals who had been his neighbours assaulted his spouse, Sufia Bibi, until she fell unconscious.
Local folks took the couple to an area major well being centre from the place the girl was shifted to a hospital in Kolkata. She was declared introduced useless there, police mentioned.
An investigation was initiated after the grievance was lodged and the principle accused together with three others had been arrested, police mentioned including that efforts are on to catch the others named within the FIR.
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