1 shot dead in Goalpara near Assam-Meghalaya border
Guwahati: One person was shot dead by suspected miscreants at the Assam-Meghalaya border in Goalpara district on Tuesday.
The deceased has been identified as Tapash Rabha, who reportedly was on his way to a rubber farm, where he used to chop rubber trees, on early Tuesday morning.
Rabha was shot while he was on his way and was later recovered by a few locals but the miscreant who allegedly shot him managed to flee.
He was rushed to medical facility but was referred to the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital for better treatment.
Rabha succumbed to his injuries while he was being brought to GMCH.
However, the cause for the firing is yet to be ascertained. An investigation in connection to the case is underway.