KOLKATA: A man spent six months with the corpse of his sister and a dead dog in his house.
This odd incident took place in an Indian city Kolkata where a man named Partha had been living with the corpse of his sister and a dead dog for the past six months.
On Wednesday night, police received complaint of a fire in the house by the neighbours. When they reached, the house they stumbled upon the charred remains of Arabinda De, the man’s sister and owner of the house.
Arabinda’s charred body recovered from the house was sent for a postmortem. Police reports claimed it as a case of unnatural death. “Partha’s behavior was also suspicious which raised doubts”, local media quoted police officials saying.
Later, police interrogated him during which he revealed that Debjani had died six months earlier. Debjani was depressed reportedly due to the death of their pet dog and stopped eating which eventually led to her death, said Partha.
Debjani’s skeletons and the remains of a dog recovered by the police has been sent for an autopsy.
Police is further investigating into this bizarre incident.