Guwahati: Assam Police on Thursday apprehended a veteran dacoit who was allegedly involved in a shootout at Bullood in Hajo.
The accused identified as Sanfur Ali was held by additional superintendent of police and SDPO of Rangia police station.
Later, Police has also recovered a pistol and live ammunition from Ali’s possession.
The incident occurred on March 14, where one was killed and another one left injured.
Assam DGP Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta took Twitter and applauded Rangia additional SP and SDPO. He wrote: “Showcasing brilliant police work, Addl SP and SDPO Rangia, today apprehended veteran dacoit Sanfur Ali, involved in a shootout at Bullood Hajo on 14.03.21. One was killed & another injured in that incident. Later a pistol & live ammunition were also recovered. Kudos team!”