Burdwan, 11 November: A man was found dead inside a hotel room in Burdwan town this morning.
Bipul Karati (41) had told the hotel manager he was a resident of Gopalpur and had come to Burdwan town for business. He had checked in yesterday evening. Police have started a probe.
In a separate case, police arrested Pinku Sil of Gorgora Hat locality with a 22-year-old girl of Rathtala from the Sarbamongala Temple lodge last night. Secretary of the temple trust Ashis Ranjan Dasgupta was also taken to Burdwan police station for interrogation. Locals complained that the temple lodge is being misused. Mr Dasgupta said the couple had booked the room in the name of a marketing agency. SNS