Cousins’ fight ends with death of 1 in Mirik

19 Apr 2018

Family discussion resulted to death of a person who got engaged with his cousin at Mirik’s Jaman Singh Gaon under Thurbo Tea Garden.The incident occurred on Wednesday night around 9 pm when the younger brother, trying to stop the fight of his two elder brothers, was stabbed with sharp broken glass. According to Mirik police, Karan Dewan (25) and his brother Roshan Dewan were having a discussion which turned into a fight later when Nitesh alias Bhaichung (18) came and tried to stop them was stabbed by Karan. Soon the relatives and villagers took blooded Nitesh to the hospital but died on the way. Karan was arrested and booked for murder while the body of Nitesh was sent to North Bengal Medical & Hospital for post-mortem.