Dibrugarh: A man was seriously injured after he was shot at by unidentified gunmen at Laluk in upper Assam’s Dibrugarh district on Monday evening, police officials said.

The victim has been identified as Siddharth Rajkhowa, an employee of a local court.

He was admitted to Assam Medical College Hospital (AMCH) in Dibrugarh for treatment after the incident, where his condition was stated to be stable, said the official.

He was shot near a local shop while he was riding a motorcycle, said a police official. The miscreants managed to escape from the spot following the incident.

Also Read: Assam: Burmese-origin cattle seized in Cachar

Later police detained two persons in connection with the incident.

Also Read: Congress to launch Bharat Jodo Yatra-Assam on Tuesday from Golokganj

A police investigation is underway, he said.

Avatar photo

NE NOW NEWS

Northeast Now is a multi-app based hyper-regional bilingual news portal. Mail us at: contact@nenow.in