Ganja Smuggler Sustained Bullet Injuies

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KOKRAJHAR, MAR 31: A Ganja smuggler received bullet injuries due to police firing at Bishmuri area in Kokrajhar district late last night.

The incident took place at Bishmuri late last night in Kokrajhar. The injury rushed to the RNB civil hospital Kokrajhar.

He was identified as Mukesh Kumar of Bihar. On Wednesday, police arrested three persons along recovered of 91 Kgs of Ganja at Karigaon.

According to police, in connection with the recovery of 41 packets of Ganja from a Bihar bound Scorpio Reg No. BR11 V-7551 on 30/03/2022, a follow up search was carried out based on the confession of the driver Mr.Mukesh Kumar(28) of Bhagalpur Bihar, at Bishmuri OP area where more ganga packets were believed to be hidden. While searching the consignment Mr.Mukesh Kumar suddenly try to snatch the weapon of one constable and attempted to escape from the scene. The I/O of the case  fired one round in the air to stop the fleeing accused driver but he did not stop. In order to stop him another rounds were fired on his leg. One bullet has hit his leg and he was immediately brought to Kokrajhar Civil Hospital for treatment.

In the meanwhile some miscreants set on fire the said scorpio vehicle which was kept at karigaon to hamper n temper the evidence.