Guwahati: A small-time businessman was shot at by an assailant on the night of August 1st, 2019 in Mathura Nagar area of the city. The victim identified as Manoj Kumar Pathak was immediately shifted to GNRC Hospital and is now under observation.
According to Dispur Police, three unidentified men visited Pathak’s shop to buy cigarettes. The men picked up a fight with Pathak over a miscellaneous issue and one of them, shot at Pathak’s face with an air gun.
Police swung into action and managed to arrest prime accused Nakul Kashyap with the help of the locals. Police also recovered the gun from the possession of Kashyap, as per information available.