May 9, 2021

A deaf and mute old man beaten to death

A deaf and mute old man beaten to death

Deganga, Aug 8: A deaf and mute older man was allegedly beaten to death in Deganga Daspara. Tension prevailed in the area after the news spread. The incident took place on Thursday.
Locals said, Subas Das, a neighbor of the victim, allegedly thrashed an old man brutally with bamboo-stick on his way to market. The old man started screaming in pain, but no sound came out from his mouth. When the old man fell on the ground he hit him on his head. Locals rescued the man when the incident came to their notice. They admitted the wounded man to Biswanathpur Primary Health Center, but later he was referred to Barasat Hospital and finally he was admitted to Kolkata-hospital where he had died on Friday. Subhas Das, the accused, is absconding.