Kalchini, 29 June : A person, named Suresh Uraon, has been accused of choking his girlfriend to death in Toli Line area in Bhatkawa Tea estate in Kalchini block. The deceased has been identified as Phulpatti Bhokta (24).
According to information received, Phulpatti Bhokta was in a cohabitation relationship with her boyfriend, Suresh Uraon, since last year. It has been alleged that Suresh Uraon used to beat Phulpatti under the influence of alcohol. Late night on Friday, Suresh mercilessly choked his girlfriend to death and threw her dead body in Hagrijhora in Bhatkawa Tea Estate.
On Saturday morning, the workers of the tea estate saw Phulpatti’s body lying on the ground. The Kalchini Police recovered her body and sent it for post-mortem. The family members of Phulpatti filed a case against Suresh Uraon and he was arrested. A magistrate inquiry has been set up for the incident.