Police have initiated a case of murder in the death of Trinamul MP Haji Nurul Islamís personal assistant Pradip Jha, whose body was found on a footpath on Saturday morning.
Pradipís mother Jagat Tarini Jha of Barasat lodged a murder complaint at Hare Street police station on Tuesday afternoon. Alleging that her son had been killed, she named one of his friends in the complaint.
ďHe left home with a friend, who is from Banamalipur, on Friday. He didnít return that night. Next morning we saw on TV that his body has been found on Strand Road,Ē she said.
Before his stint with Islam, Pradip used to work for Subhendu Adhikary, the Trinamul MP for Tamluk.