In a shocking case from Kolkata, India, a 43-year-old man was arrested for reportedly keeping the corpse of his dead mother in a deep freezer for almost three years to collect her pension every month using her thumb impression. .
The incident came to light after the mutilated body of the woman was found at his home by Kolkata Police on Thursday. .
Speaking to The Indian Express, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) (Behala) Nilanjan Biswas said, “Bina Mazumdar’s body was stored in a refrigerator since 2015.” .
The police told that the accused, Subhabrato Mazumdar, has been detained. The lady (87) had died following a cardiac arrest. Bina was a government employee and had retired from Food Corporation of India (FCI). .
Subhabrato was a student of leather technology and was in the leather supply business. She received a pension of Rs 50,000 every month. His 90-year-old father was also aware of the incident. .
According to the police, during the search operation, they also found a forged living certificate of Beena.