Malda: A youth was beaten allegedly for not giving money for drinking alcohol. The youth is presently admitted to the Malda Medical College and Hospital. The incident took place at Englishbazar’s Sagardighi area. A written complaint has been filed in the case.
According to the police, the injured youth has been identified as Rajiv Ravi Das and he is a toto driver by profession. He was returning to his house at night when some drunk youths attacked him and demanded for money to drink alcohol.
He was thrown out of the auto and beaten badly when he refused to give the money. A sum of rupees seven hundred and his mobile was snatched away from him. The villagers rushed to his aid when Ravi started screaming. Seeing the villagers, the accused youths ran away.
The locals rushed him to the Malda Medical College and Hospital. A written complaint has been filed and based on it an investigation has been started.