In a strange twist to the recovery of the half-naked body of a girl at No. 2 Mijika near a Kalapani bridge under Jinjia police station in Biswanath, police on Saturday claimed that it might be a case of murder.
As per police reports, the deceased girl had an illicit love affair with a married man from Biswanath's Borpura area identified as Deolal alias Ranjit Satnami.
As per eyewitnesses, few of villagers also spotted the girl and Deolal together on last Thursday. Later, her body was recovered near Kalapani Bridge.
Notably, under the supervision of Biswanath Superintendent of Police, Rakesh Roushan, Police apprehended accused Deolal from his relative's residence in Helem. Upon interrogating accused Deolal confessed to the crime before police.
It has also come to light that the girl was allegedly impregnated by the accused Deolal.