Assam: Dibrugarh 'Cattle smuggler' shot at while attempting to escape from police custody
Dibrugarh police on Thursday morning shot at notorious cattle smuggler Mohammad Akhtar Raja Khan alias Tiklu Khan while he tried to flee from police custody.
The accused has sustained an injury to his right leg and has been admitted to Assam Medical College & Hospital (AMCH) for further treatment.
"Tiklo Khan is a notorious cattle smuggler in upper Assam and he smuggled most of the cattle through river route and sell them at a high price. Tiklo Khan runs the cattle syndicate in upper Assam by managing police, journalists, organisation leaders, etc. He is a mastermind at creating forged documents," a source informed.
(Edited by Aparmita Das)
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