Kolkata: A girl from Jharkhand’s Ghatshila, who came here to pursue an air hostess training course, has died under mysterious circumstances, police said. The girl, staying as a paying guest in South Kolkata’s Kalighat, went missing on December 10. Police arrested three person in relation with the girl’s murder yesterday night. The accused will be presented in Alipore Court on Thursday.
“A body was recovered from a Ganga riverbank in Babughat area on December 18. The family of Sushmita Roy (22) identified the body today (Wednesday). The body has been sent for autopsy to determine the cause of death,” an officer from North Port police station said.
The family memberd lodged the complaint with Kalighat Police station denying any possibility of a suicide. “She was a very strong girl. She would never commit suicide. It seems she was murdered,” the deceased’s brother claimed.
“We have detained three youths who were connected to the deceased someway or the other. All of them are residents of Ghatshila. She was in a relationship with one of them,” police added.