Businessman shot dead in Nalbari, killers arrested

Two motorcycle-borne men shot dead a local businessman and took away over Rs 15 lakh in cash from him in Nalbari town this morning.

Businessman Ashish Maskara was on his way to deposit some cash at the SBI branch in Nalbari’s Hari Mandir Commercial campus when the two youths came on a bike and fired at him this morning. Maskara died on the spot following which the two assailants took away Masakara’s bag, which contained over Rs 15 lakh cash, and fled away from the spot. Maskara owned agency of cigarettes and tambacoos.

Police launched a manhunt to nab the culprits and finally they arrested the duo culprit after long chase at the Paikarukuchi village of the district.

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