Jamshedpur: A probe into the reasons of death of a Golmuri youth Naushad has begun. A medical board formed by the district administration today conducted the post mortem. The executive magistrate Manmohan Prasad was also present during the post mortem.
The family members had alleged that Naushad had died due to merciless beating by Golmuri police.
A large number of locals had demonstrated and held a protest with road blockade in Golmuri on Friday demanding action in the case.
The administration had assured the protestors that a probe would be conducted to ascertain the reasons of death of the youth.
On the instructions of the DC of East Singhbhum Suraj Kumar a medical board today conducted the post mortem.
The executive magistrate Manmohan Prasad was present during the post mortem. After the post mortem, the body was handed over to the family.
It may be recalled that Naushad had died under suspicious circumstances on Friday.
His death parked a public protest and ruckus in Golmuri on Friday. The locals blocked the Golmuri Main Road demanding action against the responsible police officers.
According to locals, the police had rounded up Naushad in connection with a theft case and had allegedly beaten him mercilessly.
The locals said that after beating him up mercilessly the police left him in MGMCH without registering any case. The family members were informed by the hospital and asked to take him to TMH.
The locals said that after treating him at TMH for a couple of days the family was again asked to take him to RIMS. When they took him there he died soon after admission in RIMS.
The family and the locals allege that Naushad had died due to merciless police beating.
Jamshedpur City SP had assured the protestors that a probe would be done and post mortem would be conducted by a medical board.