In a sensational shoot out, the wife of sitting opposition Asom Gana Parishad MLA, Bhupen Roy was allegedly shot dead by their personal security officer in Bongaigaon district on Sunday. The incident took place in the afternoon when Jeuti Roy, was travelling with the PSO Sanatan Das at Baithamari near Abhayapuri when the PSO started indiscriminate firing at the car where Jeuti died on the spot.
Immediately after the incident, PSO Das had allegedly fired at himself and was in a critical condition in the hospital. In a suicide note that was recovered from the vehicle, Jeuti wrote to her husband to take care of their two children. The police suspected that the PSO had an illicit relationship with the wife of the MLA, representing North Abhayapuri constituency.
Later, the PSO also died when he was undergoing treatment at the Bongaigaon hospital.