College Student Killed During Picnic in Siliguri


Sliguri: A college student named Partha Ray(21) has died in Siliguri after being attacked by a group of miscreants during a picnic near Farabari area in Sliguri on Monday, police said.

According to Locals, Partha, a first year student of Surya Sen College along with his friend Vivek Sarkar and Dipjyoti Sen went for picnic. When they started their picnic then some locals came to the spot and started quarrel with them. After that they leave the spot and again came with lathi, rods on yesterday evening.

However when they returning from picnic some youths attacked on them. They were beaten up with sticks and stones. Partha had sustained grievous injuries in his head and immediately admitted to the private hospital. Partha has died early in this morning.

Madhavchandra Ray, victim’s father lodged a FIR at Bhaktinagar police station. Police Commissioner Manoj Verma said that they held three suspected in this case.