One Shot Dead, Another Sustains Injuries In Kokrajhar


KOKRAJHAR, APRIL 16: One person reportedly shot dead and another person received serious bullet injuries due to close range firing by unknown miscreants late last night at Kashudhola village under Parbatjhora subdivision in Kokrajhar district.

The incident took place on Friday night around 10.30 pm at Kashudhola village under Kazigaon police station in Kokrajhar district.

The deceased was identified as Benu Chandra Rabha (60).

According to source from the area, a group of four unknown miscreants with hand made arms entered the house of Benu Chandra Rabha in the night and fired indiscriminately from close range where Benu died on the spot and his son received a serious bullet injuries in the incident.

Rabha was a farmer in his profession in the area.

The unknown miscreants used hand made arms while murdering the Rabha in the night at his own house.

Injured person was rushed to the Dhubri civil hospital. He was identified as Hiro Jyoti Rabha.

Police rushed the spot and  started it’s investigation into the incident.

Kokrajhar SP Prateek Thube told this Correspondent that Benu Chandra Rabha was murdered by unknown miscreants on Friday night.

BTR CEM Pramod Boro has strongly condemned the incident and urged the police administration for a strict steps against the incident.

He said that the murder of a villager at Kashiabari was unfortunate and unwanted for the society.

He said that the anti social activities should be checked and necessary measures would be initiated from police administration.

BTC executive member, Reoreoa Narzihary has visited at incident spot today morning. Narzinary said that according to victim family the incident took place last night around 10.30 pm and unidentified gunman fired zero range and died Benu Chandra Rabha and his son got Injuries.