Kokrajhar police raids illegal warehouse, 2 arrested

Kokrajhar, November 7: The Kokrajhar police today raided an illegal warehouse at Barpeta Road and recovered government issued farm equipments and arrested two persons.

They have been identified as the owner of the warehouse Md. Jinnat Ali (52) son of Late Asek Ali, and Md. Sahidul Islam (19), son of MD. Keramal Ali both from village Satbhanir Tapu under Barpeta district and Police Station.

Another two persons have been apprehended and brought to Gossaigaon PS for further interrogation accordingly.

The farm equipment was meant for beneficiaries under government schemes.

The recovery was made in connection with Gossaigaon PS Case no. 414/2018 u/s 120(B)/379/420/34 IPC.

The location was disclosed by an accused Sahajamal Ali of Kalgachia (Barpeta), following which a Police Team from Gossaigaon Police Station conducted a search in a Warehouse at Barpetaroad and seized the items.

The types of equipment recovered are 6 Power Pumps, 7 crop spray pumps and one Oleo Mae Power Tiller.

As stated by them, the seized items are of the Agriculture Department and brought illegally to the warehouse.

Legal action is going on said the police.