The body of Ratna Devi Agarwalla, who was pushed into the Kolong river by her son Pramod three days ago, has finally been recovered. The body was seen floating at the river at Siamari in Nagaon today.
Incidentally, 98-year-old Ratna Devi Agarwalla was pushed into the Kolong by her son Pramod on Wednesday night. Police and SDRF divers had launched an operation to either rescue the woman alive or fish out her body from the river.
Pramod was arrested on Thursday and admitted to pushing his mother into the river. He also said that he was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the incident besides also claiming that he was under acute financial duress and that his finances were not strong to continue with his mother’s treatment.