Miscreants open fire on paan vendor
From our Correspondent
Digboi, Feb 3: A group of three unidentified miscreants tried to shoot at Rameswar Maji, a resident of Ulatapool area under Digboi Police station in Tinsukia district.
According to Maji, a paan vendor along the NH 38 at Ulatapool area, a group of three miscreants stopped in front of his paan shop and asked for cigarettes which the vendor did not have at the moment. Enraged, one of the them took out his revolver and fired at Maji from very close range who escaped the bullet and ran for his life. The miscreants shots three rounds and left the place.
According to him, they were heading towards Digboi town in a blue Maruti car. However, local police in associations with paramilitary forces started combing the area immediately installing NCP and intensified patrolling in the entire district to b the culprits.
Meanwhile, security and intelligent agencies have been alerted throughout the district to avert any serious incidents.