IMPHAL, April 7: A teenager who left home on April 4 after he had a scuffle with his step mother was found dead in his own locality yesterday. Enraged mob in the locality accusing a hand in the killing of the youth demolished the house of Tombi Devi, stepmother of the youth.
The deceased youth is identified as Potsangbam Danson s/o Potsangbam Kumar from Kha Potsangbam Maning Leikai, Bishnupur district. The mob thrashed Tombi before Bishnupur police took control of the situation.
According to local sources, Danson demanded a sum of Rs. 100 from Tombi on Sajibu Cheiraoba day April 4 and after a scuffle with Tombi, Danson never returned home only to be found dead yesterday and last rites were performed without conducting post mortem. Localities suspecting foul play started thrashing Tombi and later demolished heir home. Father of the youth Potsangbam Kumar (56) is still absconding.