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Barpeta: Kidnap bid foiled with help of local people

Three persons have been injured when they tried to prevent some miscreant from kidnapping a businessman in Barpeta in district on Thursday night.

According to information, the incident took place at around 9 in the evening. A few miscreants who came on two motorcyles stopped at Majgaon under Howly police station and forcibly lifted one Surajna Mandal,a local businessman from his shop. Some local residents who came out to the streets started clamouring and some others came out to the street. Some of them tried to intercept the miscreants. The miscreants fired upon these people but the Suranjan jumped off the speeding motorcycle while the miscreants could not afford to came back.

One Dwipen Nath sustained bullet injury when he tried to prevent the miscreants from proceeding. He was later shifted to the Guwahati Medical College Hospital. His condition is said to be stable.
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