Man beheaded on train in West Bengal

Man beheaded on train in West Bengal
Kolkata A passenger in West Bengal was beheaded today when it was entering Bazarshaw station in Murshidabad district.
Khokon Ghosh's head was cut off by a group of men in a compartment packed with other passengers. The killers managed to escape after murdering the 37-year-old.

Eyewitnesses have told the police that there were seven or eight attackers.

The police believes the man who died may have been murdered over a business dispute.

The train is now parked at a station near where the assailants disembarked, while the police hunts for the killers.

(With inputs from PTI)
Story First Published: August 27, 2012 17:51 IST