One more arrested in doctor lynch case

One youth was arrested in connection with the lynching of the elderly doctor who was beaten to death for protesting lewd comments.

Updated: Sep 04, 2012, 15:56 PM IST

Barasat (WB): One youth was arrested in connection with the lynching of the elderly doctor who was beaten to death for protesting lewd comments, the police said.

Shirajul, a resident of Barasat, was arrested on the basis of the complaint lodged with a local police station, sources said.

He was arrested in an overnight raid in the town here.

Bikash Mullick, a 65-year-old homoeopath doctor, was beaten to death yesterday by Shirjul and his associate Jalan when the doctor protested their lewd comments.

Jalan was arrested yesterday but Shirajul was absconding.

PTI