The dead body of a homemaker was found to be hanging from a mango tree near her residence in Lahujgram of Raiganj today.
The body of the deceased, Padmarani Das (39), was found by her daughter, Babita Das. Babita has alleged that her mother was murdered by a resident of the same area.
Padmarani used to stay in Lahujgram with her son and daughter. Her husband used to work in another state. Babita is a madhyamik student, but she missed her English exam today after she found her mother’s dead body.
A resident of the locality, Swapan Das, has been named as the culprit by Babita. She stated that Swapan used to harass her mother regularly and that he had come to their house last night as well.
The Raiganj Police reached to recover the corpse and sent it for the postmortem at the Raiganj District Hospital before initiating an investigation in the case.