Press Esc to close
Sunday 02 August 2015
News updated at 1:46 AM IST
Weather
Max: 29.9°C
Min : 21°C
In Bengaluru
Generally cloudy

Girl, boy found with throats slit inside Assam cinema hall

Jorhat, Jul 18, 2013 (PTI)

A college girl and a boy were found with their necks slit in a serious condition inside a cinema hall in upper Assam's Jorhat town today.

The two were found in their balcony seats by cinegoers of the 2 pm show and informed the hall authorities, police sources said.

The girl (19), a first year B Sc student of J B College here and the 22-year-old boy were in an unconscious state with slits on their necks and wrists with a knife lying beside them, the sources said.

The two had gone for the 11 am cinema show and there were not many viewers for that screening, hall sources said.

The two were admitted to the Jorhat Medical College Hospital.

The police suspected it to be a case of suicide with the girl and boy attempting to slit each other's neck and wrist as there was alleged family opposition to their relationship.
Meanwhile, the Assam Jatiyatabadi Yuba Chatra Parishad (AJYCP) and women's organisations have protested asserting the incident could take place due to "lack of security" in the cinema hall.


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Amitabh Bachchan and Kangna Ranaut during a commercial shoot...

Amitabh Bachchan and Kangna Ranaut during a commercial shoot...

Damaged houses in Gamru village after massive landslides in Dharmsala...

Damaged houses in Gamru village after massive landslides in Dharmsala...

Villagers wade through a flood waters at Keshpur village in West Midnapore district of West Bengal.

Villagers wade through a flood waters at Keshpur village in West Midnapore district of West Bengal.

Student Police Cadets (SPC) posing the photo in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue...

Student Police Cadets (SPC) posing the photo in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue...

A kid gets ready for the performance during an event of 'Save the Tiger' campaign at Lalbagh...

A kid gets ready for the performance during an event of 'Save the Tiger' campaign at Lalbagh...

Save Tigers Environment awareness programme...

Save Tigers Environment awareness programme...

On the eve of Dogs Friendship day proud owners'of the pets gathered with their dogs...

On the eve of Dogs Friendship day proud owners'of the pets gathered with their dogs...

A farmer plants saplings in a paddy field on the outskirts of in Agartala...

A farmer plants saplings in a paddy field on the outskirts of in Agartala...

Leopard caught in forest department cage at CSIR premises, Manadavadi Road in Mysuru on Friday...

Leopard caught in forest department cage at CSIR premises, Manadavadi Road in Mysuru on Friday...

Actress Chitrangada Singh during the inauguration of a diamond showroom in Bengaluru on Friday...

Actress Chitrangada Singh during the inauguration of a diamond showroom in Bengaluru on Friday...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523