Arup Bhandari murder: Accused surrenders before court


Kolkata: Subham Dubey, one of the main accused in the murder of Arup Bhandari, has surrendered before Howrah Court. The youth from Howrah’s Salkia was mercilessly beaten up for protests against eve teasing of a few girls in Salkia.

Bhandari was returning after the immersion of of Swaraswati idol when he spotted some drunken youths eveteasing a few girls from the area who were a part of the immersion procession. When he protested the eve teasers beat him up mercilessly.

He was admitted to a hospital Jan 29 where he went into coma and succumbed to his injuries on Feb 2. The accused youths went absconding after the incident and one of the accused Raju was arrested by a team of Howrah Police from an adjoining state.

The other accused today surrendered before court on Wednesday.