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Asansol: Two dead bodies were today recovered from Asansol in West Burdwan district which has been witnessing communal strife since 27 March over Ram Navami procession.

Of the two dead bodies, one is that of a teenage boy who had appeared in the recently concluded Madhyamik (school final) examination. The second one is that of a youth, who is yet to be identified.

The teenager belonged to one community; the youth is from the rival community.

The teenager was missing since yesterday evening. Cops from Asansol North police station found his throat slit dead body today morning.

Later in the morning, police rescued two youths from Depot Para area of Asansol in a grievously injured state. One of them passed away after being taken to Asansol District Hospital.