1 Arrested Over Constable Murder in Midnapore


Midnapore: Police arrest Sheik Sunny from Joynagar in South 24 Parganas on Saturday morning for the murder of Constable of Mahisadal Police Station in west Midnapore, said police. Police tracked Sunny by mobile sources.

Mahisadal Constable, Nabakumar Hait was murdered by two miscreants while he was on night duty on Thursday at NH 41. Constable Nabakumar was on night vigil with another constable and SI in a car. They spotted two suspicious youths near Kapasarea bridge and started interrogation. When the police asked to check their bags, the youths hesitated. Then Nabakumar got out of the car and forced to check the bag. The youths threw a bomb aiming at the car and fled. But Nabakumar caught one of them and he shot the constable there and absconded.

On Saturday morning Sheik Sunny was arrested. According to Police, Sunny was visiting his In-laws at Kapaspara.