Dacoity at Howrah Gas Factory

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Burdwan: Last night a gang of 25 to 30 dacoits entered into Howrah Gas Factory to commit dacoity at Palitpur under BWN PS. Factory Guards tried to resist them but the Dacoits started firing indiscriminately from their illegal firearms and stole away huge quantity of iron scrap.Factory Guards also opened 3 rounds of fire in the exercise of right of private defence. After some times factory staff noticed one dead body lying there. Police rushed and shifted the dead body who was later identified as Mofijul Sk 29 yr of Hatu dewan BWN. Dacoits had taken away one dead body of Dalim Sk 40-45 year from the PO and dropped at his house at Hantu dewan.