Islampur, 13th August
Youth dies after a railing of a staircase collapsed in Islampur. Another youth was severely injured while trying to rescue the former. The deceased has been identified as Mohammed Chotu. The injured youth, identified as Sher Khan, is undergoing treatment in Islampur Hospital.
Sher Khan stated that he noticed a youth hanging from the railing of an empty house in his locality. The youth died on the spot after a sudden fall. In the rescue pursuit, Sher Khan was also severely injured. The Police reached the spot as soon as they received information about the incident and recovered the body and sent it for an autopsy. The Inspector-in-charge of the Islampur Police Station, Shamik Chatterjee, informed that the matter is being investigated.