The Karbi Anglong Police on Thursday morning arrested a BJP leader in connection with a kidnapping case. The arrested leader has been identified as Tapan Teran.
Acting on a tip off, a team of Karbi Anglong Police carried a search operation in Howraghat area in the wee hours of Thursday to rescue a businessman identified as Bijay Agarwal. The businessman was kidnapped from Dokmoka area by a group of miscreants on September 13.
Along with BJP leader Teran, police also arrested two more in connection with the case. They allegedly demanded a ransom of Rs. 20 lakhs from Agarwal’s family.