Police arrested three persons in connection with the killing of AIUDF leader Suleman Ali Mandal in Gossaigaon on Thursday.
Familiy members said that Suleman was murdered late last by three youth of the same village at around 11.30 pm when they called for night duty in the village. Later they recovered his body. The murderer had also looted cash Rupees 20,000 and an ATM card.
The culprits were identified as Jamad Sheik, Khale Ali Sheik and Abdul Sheik.