A man’s dead body was found lying in a drain in the Haripur area of New Jalpaiguri today morning. The name of the deceased has been stated as Subhash Rai.
Rai’s body was discovered by the locals of the area, who notified the police.
It has been found that Rai used to work with the Assam Rifles. The police is presuming that he was intoxicated with alcohol or drugs, but the cause of his death has not been determined yet.
On the other hand, locals shared that Rai had some disputes with his family. The body is currently at North Bengal Medical College and Hospital for the post-mortem.