Kolkata: Investigators probing the heinous murder of a 4-year-old toddler in Kolkata’s New Town area will now interrogate the victim’s grandmother suspecting her involvement, police sources said.
Cops are also suspecting an occult link to the murder.The child was murdered to perform some kind of tantric rituals, said police. Cops have so far nabbed four suspects and said investigation is progressing rapidly.
The child was murdered in New Town’s Mahishgot area on Mahalay, believed to be the appropriate time to offer human sacrifice to earn supernatural powers. The child was gagged to death with fingers chopped off indicating some kind of tantric rituals.
The body of the victim identified as PritiNaskar was found in a gunny bag lying in a pool near her house on Wednesday. The cops have also detained a godwoman from the locality.