The first arrest in 18 years old Trilochan Mahanto’s death case in Purulia by west Bengal criminal Investigation department on Sunday. According to latest media report 45 year old Punjabi Mhato , belong to the same village as Trilochan and was arrested. West Bengal CID on Sunday arrested a persone from Purulia District from his alleged involvement in the killing of Trilochan Mahato (BJP claimed as its member).
As CID officer said , Punjabi Mahato 45 year old was arrested this morning following a prolonged interrogation. A resident of Supurdi Nich basti in Purulia district on Sunday after prolonged interrogation on the basis of the case registred by deceased father.
Trilochan’s body was found hanging from the tree under Balarmpur limit in the district on 30th of May 2018. In the same time two mobile and two SIM cards which hidden at Punjabi’s residence have been seized.
An unsigned handwritten note in Bengoli found near the body of Trilochan near his home in Balarampur about 295 kilometers form Kolkata, on 2nd of June 2017 body was found by another BJP worker hanging from an electric pole.
He filed a write petition before the Calcutta High Court last week seeking a CBI probe into the death. The Saffron party has been organizing demonstration s and rallies in different parts of the state, demanding justice for both the victims.
After Three days Mahato’s death , body of 32 year old Dulal Kumar . clained to be BJP activist, was found hanging from a high tension tower in Dabha village in the same district. This is due to political violence of the young men. The movement will not be limites to Purulia or Begnal.
As Amit Shaha (BJP President), who condemned both the killings on social media , I scheduled to meet the families of two deceased during his visit to Bengal.