Policeman hacked to death by dacoits


Krishnanagar: A policeman was hacked to death by dacoits when he tried to resist them from robbing his house. The incident occurred at Kotwali Palpara area of Krishnanagar in Nadia district. His wife has been admitted to hospital in a critical condition.

According to police, nearly seven to eight dacoits attacked the house of the policeman named Ramaprasad Chanda with the intention of robbery. Upon being resisted they hacked Ramaprasad and his wife with sharp weapons. Both of them were admitted to Shaktinagar district hospital in a critical condition where the policeman succumbed due to his injuries. His wife is still battling for life at the hospital.

A few months back an elderly nun was gangraped by a group of dacoits in Ranaghat area of the district. Now, the killing of a policeman in the hands of dacoits has raised question over the security of Common men in the district.