Brother got murdered by betel nut killer, accused on five days police remand
Hooghly, 14 May (H.S.). In the Daspada area of Rajyadharpur Gram Panchayat under Shrirampur police station in the district, a brother has been accused of getting his real brother killed by a betel nut in the greed of property. The police have arrested betel nut killer Krishna Sarkar and Ujjwal Das in connection with the murder. The accused were presented with the remand application in the Shrirampur Divisional Court on Saturday, from where the court sent both the accused on police remand for five days.
Shrirampur police station in-charge Divyendu Das said that a 62-year-old man named Gautam Das was probably strangled to death after beating him on Wednesday. On Thursday, the local people informed the police about a dead body being unloaded from a pond in Daspada area. On receiving the news, the police reached the spot and took the body in possession and sent it to Shrirampur Walls Hospital for post-mortem. The post-mortem report made a sensational revelation. After the report came it came to know that Gautam had been murdered.
Investigators of Shrirampur police station, who were involved in the investigation of the case, reached Krishna Sarkar, the nominated anti-social of the area. He was arrested and brought to the police station. During the initial interrogation, Krishna confessed to his crime. Krishna told the police that a betel nut worth Rs 50,000 was given to him for the murder. After getting five thousand advance, he killed and threw the dead body in the pond for the purpose of disposal. Divyendu Das further told that the deceased are four brothers and one sister. Sister and brother-in-law lived with the deceased Gautam Das. One of the two brothers had died two years ago. This brother is mentally deformed. Whereas a brother Utpal Das who plotted the murder is very smart. Brother-in-law Vijay Mandal is also a participant in this murder. Whom the police arrested on Saturday.