Howrah : A teenager’s body was seen floating today in a pond in Shyamnagar. Sujan Mal, a 18 year old boy was missing since few weeks. Local residents said that Sujan was having an affair with a girl of the same locality. The girl’s family was posing problems as Sujan was of a lower caste. This lead to a tussle between their families where the local police had to intervene.
Sujan’s family has lodged an FIR against the girl in the local police station. After the recovery of Sujan’s body, the localites had gheraoed the girl’s house. Police arrived to disperse the crown and break the gherao, but they also had to face the localites’ protests. According to the locals, they have alleged that the police are following the words of the girl’s family. As a result of which no action has yet been taken against the girl inspite of the FIR which was lodged against her.