Assam: BPF worker shot dead in Udalguri


GUWAHATI: One person died after he was shot by miscreants at Garuajhar area in Udalguri on Friday.

The deceased has been identified as Khairul Haque(51), a Bodoland People’s Front (BPF) party worker. Khairul was a resident of Simaluguri village, Udalguri district, Assam.

As per reports, the incident took place when Khairul was on his way to Bhutiachang chowk at around 06:00 PM. Miscreants shot him from point-blank range and fled from the spot.

Later a woman noticed the deceased and informed the locals and police.

“It seems Khairul died due to the bullet injury. We are investigating the matter,” said Paneri Police.

Meanwhile, Paneri Police investigations are underway.