The Assam Police is conducting massive search operations in Goalpara district as part of investigations in connection to the death case of BJP leader Jonali Nath.
The search operations are being conducted in various areas of Matia in Goalpara district. As per reports, the second person arrested for involvement in the murder case, Ajibur Rahman, has been taken by the police to Matia for the operations. The police also conducted a search at Ajibur’s residence, sources said.
On Saturday, Ajibur Rahman was apprehended from Matia in Goalpara based on confessions made by the prime accused of the murder case, Hasnur Islam.
The BJP leader was murdered by the duo in a pre-planned conspiracy hatched by them, sources further informed.
Hasnur, who owns a cloth shop in Goalpara, was arrested earlier this week from Matia Bazar. Following his arrest, the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Assam Police addressed a press conference where he revealed that Hasnur and the now-deceased BJP leader Jonali Nath were in an illicit relationship for the past two years.