Guwahati, Feb 13: In a sensational incident, around 10-15 miscreants led by one Sumit Sogani allegedly attacked Kiran Petrol Pump at Lastgate in Guwahati on Monday night. Sogani allegedly filled three cars with ‘full tank fuel’ by putting the petrol pump workers at gunpoint.
“Around 12:30 am last night, around 15 persons led by Sumit Sogani broke the locks and forcefully filled three of his cars with fuel while showing a gun to us.” said a worker of the petrol pump while speaking to the media.
What is more sensational is the fact that same Sumit Sogani was earlier working as the caretaker of the same petrol pump. On Monday night, he allegedly entered the Petrol Pump premises and broke the CCTV set-up before brandishing his gun and forcefully getting his and two of his aides car filled with fuel.
A case has been registered meanwhile at Hatigaon PS.
“Sumit Sogani has been spreading terror across multiple petrol pumps in Assam especially in Tezpur and Mangaldoi areas. He is known for trying to take ownership of petrol pumps forcefully. He had tried this earlier in our petrol pump also.” said another employee of the petrol pump.