Businessman shot dead in Umrangso

A businessman of Umrangso Market was killed by unidentified gunman on the Lanka-Umrangso road under Umrangso Police Station in Dima Hasao district of Assam, police said on Wednesday.

PTI| Last Updated: May 28, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

Haflong: A businessman of Umrangso Market was killed by unidentified gunman on the Lanka-Umrangso road under Umrangso Police Station in Dima Hasao district of Assam, police said on Wednesday.
The incident took place today at around 4.30pm at 26-Killo when a businessman identified as Tapan Paul (56), travelling in a vehicle from Lanka to Umrangso, was stopped and shot down from point blank range, they said.

Police were looking into the killing of Tapan Paul who had a hardware business at Umrangso market.