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20-6-2022 June
Youth commits Suicide in humiliation
By Discover Tripura Correspondent

Agartala: June 20: In a tragic incident a youth chose to commit suicide on Monday due to a forced decision at an arbitration meeting of village elders on Sunday. The incident took place in Champamura area under Bishalgarh police station.

The deceased has been identified as Liton Das (30) of Namahpara, Bishalgarh. On Sunday afternoon, Liton went to visit Champamura area under the same police station. Liton was then stopped by members of the local club, alleging an illicit affair. The mother of one of the children in the area complained that Liton had an illicit affair with a woman. But Liton never agreed with them. Liton informs his family members to come to the club. Upon receiving the information, the family members rushed to the club in Champamura. Allegedly, in the presence of all, the club decided that Litan have to pay one lakh rupees to club, including demanding that the mother of one child be given the status of his wife.

But Liton's family refused to comply and demanded that the matter be brought to justice. But Liton was subjected to inhumane treatment by the club authorities and local elders. Soma Das, Liton's sister, alleged that he forcibly got everyone to sign a well-arranged statement threatening to kill him. He just exchanged a garland with the woman and forced him to marry the woman. Although such marriages have no validity. As a result of their decision, Liton allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at his home on Monday afternoon.
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