Nabajyoti Gayan murder: Assam Police arrests 3 car lifters


GUWAHATI: Assam Police has arrested 3 persons in connection with abduction and murder case of Nabajyoti Gayan of Puranigudam that took place in the month of March this year.

Nabajyoti Gayan was missing with his Swift Dzire vehicle since March 5. On March 6 morning, Gayan’s mutilated body was found near Assam-Nagaland border.  

Nagaon Police led by SDPO Kaliabor, nabbed ‘gang of three criminals’ along with a vehicle from Nagaon and Sonitpur districts.

“Their modus operandi is to trap taxi driver/owner and feed them with some narcotic substance. Then take victim along with vehicle to the Dimapur side, sale the vehicle, throw the victim in the forest/on the railway tracks. It is found that, this gang is involved in many such crimes in the past,” Nagaon Police said in a statement.