Teenager Shot Dead By Forest Dept Officials In Jalpaiguri


Jalpaiguri: A teenager was shot dead by forest officials on Saturday at Jalpaiguri.

On Saturday morning, Mohammad Dabloo (19), the incident took place at West Batabari area in Doars. The incident occurred when he was trying to cut woods from the Khariya port forest illegally.3 officials from the forest department were also injured by wood thiefs who pelted stones at them.

Chaos spread in the area after the forest department officials allegedly mistook Mohammad to be a wood thief and shot him.