Guwahati: Dacoits decamp with valuables from jewellery store owner’s house in Dhirenpara, One injured


Guwahati: In a sensational incident, a group of dacoits allegedly shot one person in Guwahati Dhirenpara area on Tuesday evening.

The incident occurred when a group of six dacoits in a doctors’ vehicle approached a jewelry shop with criminal intention.

The dacoits who had come in a car executed the crime at the house of the jewelry owner named Gautam Paul in Dhirenpara area here at around 4.30 pm.

After entering the house, they bolted the door from inside and forced three women and a child to kneel.

The dacoits then opened steel almirahs and robbed the valuables.

One person was injured after he was shot at by the culprits when they were escaping.

Special Director General of Police, G P Singh, who visited the spot for supervising the investigation, told reporters that the man has been admitted to hospital.

“Investigations are on, and the dacoits will be apprehended soon,” Singh said