In a shocking incident on Thursday, a man was under arrest after he apparently killed his friend and dumped his body on the outskirts of Guwahati in a cab. The whole incident came to light after the cab driver narrated the whole story to Dispur Police Station.
As per sources, the accused identified as Hitesh Das is a resident of Nalbari who after having a fight with his friend- Premnath Bhuyan over some financial matter beat him to death with a hammer.
Later, he booked a cab offline to dump the body of Bhuyan. The cab driver Khagen Das who was known to Das, was suspicious about his actions as he loaded the trunk of the vehicle with a sack.
Upon enquiring, he revealed that he killed a person whose body he is going to dump in the forest near Kamalpur. The driver was also threatened with terrible significance if he discloses it to anybody.
After dropping off the accused, the cab driver headed towards the Dispur police station and narrated the entire incident, following which a complaint was filed and the accused was arrested.
As per sources, Police Commissioner Diganta Bora has assured to investigate the murder at the earliest. He further lauded the role of the driver, Khagen Das, and announced giving him a reward of Rs 10,000.