Tension following recovery of college teacher`s body in Assam

Tension prevails in Missamari area following the recovery of the body of a missing college teacher from a pond in Assam`s Sonitpur district, police said.

Last Updated: May 21, 2010, 21:36 PM IST

Tezpur (Assam): Tension prevails in Missamari area following the recovery of the body of a missing college teacher from a pond in Assam`s Sonitpur district, police said.
The body of a reader of Missamari Junior College, Arup
Kalita, with injury marks was recovered from a pond at
Garubandh Missamari area.
Agitated locals torched a part of the house where
Kalita was living, alongwith a motorcycle, following which
the police resorted to a mild lathicharge to disperse the mob.

The situation was later brought under control though
tension continues to prevail, sources said.

Kalita`s body has been sent for postmortem to Tezpur
Kanaklata Civil Hospital.

PTI