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School boy killed in firing

A school boy was killed when police fired upon a group of people in Morigaon for illegal fishing at a water body on Tuesday.

The incident of merciless police firing took place at Kordoibeel near Jagiroad in the morning when policemen sprang upon the people who were fishing defying all instruction.

Identified as Biswajeet Borodoloi, the minor boy died on the spot.  

Then hundreds of angry people staged dharna in front of the police station in protest against the incident and demanded action against the guilty police men.

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