Dimapur, July 2: Dimapur police arrested 2 persons on July 1 on charges of murdering one Bipul Boruah (48). The two arrested have been identified as Manoj Deb (48) and Ranjit Debnath (50).
Police said the victim succumbed to his injuries in hospital after severe physical assault by the 2 accused, who alleged that the victim had stole some household items at Old Over-bridge area, Burma Camp, Dimapur.
On completion of post mortem the body of the victim was handed over to relatives. A case has been registered at East PS, Dimapur.
Scooty lifter held
Dimapur police arrested one Depanker Chaudhury on July 1 on criminal charges of stealing a Scooty from Sema-tilla area.
The stolen Scooty was also recovered from his possession.
8 held for hijacking truck
Dimapur police arrested 8 persons namely Kamal Sutradhara (30), Vito Muru (31), Kato Zhimo (28), Abulovi Zhimo (28), Ghunavi Chishi (25), Zhekugha Shohe (33), Tovi Yeptho (32) and Jabir Hussain (30) on June 28 on criminal charges of hijacking a truck transporting construction materials and later disposing the stolen goods.
One .32 pistol was also seized from their possession.
A case has been registered at East PS, Dimapur.(Page News Service)