Raiganj: One person was shoot in North Dinajpur’s Islampur area on Tuesday. The incident happened at Gaisal area.
Police and local sources said that the name of the deceased was Joynal. He is a local businessman. Two miscreants came to the spot by bike. After that they shot him at Blank range. He fell down on the ground.
To save Joynal, his son was injured. The two were immediately taken to the Islampur sub-divisional hospital. He was declared dead there. His son was hospitalized in critical condition. He is currently undergoing treatment.
Local residents blocked the national road number 31. They have been demanding the arrest of the miscreants. After this incident, police of Islampur police station went to the scene to bring the situation under control. Although there was a huge traffic congestion on the national road due to the blockade.