Silchar, May 2: Acting on a tip off, Cachar police arrested a notorious criminal Raj Borbhuiya on Tuesday. He was a burglar and was from 2nd link road, Meherpur of Silchar. Upon interrogation, he revealed names of two of his partners in crime, Shamim Hussain Laskar and Shakil Hussain Laskar. They too were arrested from Meherpur and Uttarkrishnapur Part – IV. A case was registered vide Silchar Police Station case no 1347/18 under section 380/457 of the Indian Penal Code. Later, Raj Borbhuiya also revealed that his house owner namely Fazizur Rahman Laskar of Meherpur also used to help him in concealing the stolen items.
Therefore, the house owner was arrested. Raj Borbhuiya also confessed that owners of Jyoti Jewellers of Shillongpatty of Silchar, Harekrishna Banik and Subro Banik used to help them in melting the stolen gold items. In this regard, both father and son of Jyoti Jewellers were also arrested. Later, the police team recovered 2 numbers of stolen gold rings from Raj’s mother and also recovered 3 numbers of stolen gold rings from Jyoti Jewellers. Follow up action is also being taken by the police.