In another shocking incident, the body of a young college girl was found inside the toilet of a passenger train at Simaluguri station in Sivasagar district. The body of the young college girl, a B.Sc fifth semester student of Assam Agriculture University, Jorhat, was recovered in the toilet of the Rangia-Dibrugarh Express today.
Eyewitnesses claimed to have seen injury marks on her face as the girl was bleeding profusely from her nose while a piece of cloth was tied to her neck and her trousers were found lowered from the waist.
The deceased college girl had returned to Sivasagar where she stayed with her mother and younger brother on July 7 after her semester exams ended. She had boarded the Rangia-Dibrugarh Express around 8 am, planning to pay a visit to her grandmother in Golaghat.
Police have sent the body for post-mortem and are looking into all possible angles, even looking into the possibility of an attempted sexual assault.