May 11, 2021

Ration-dealer arrested for throwing acid at the food controller

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Cooch Behar, Sep. 3: Ashoke Kumar Bansal, a ration-dealer of Binnaguri has been accused of throwing acid at Arun Kumar Shaw, the Food Controller of the district on Thursday afternoon while he met him. He was immediately caught red handed by Arun. Kotowali Police have arrested the accused person.

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Police said, Bansal had registered a case in the High Court against the Food Controller Department, years ago, but he lost the case. Police suspect, the accused nursed a grudge against the post of the Food Controller because when he had filed case there was another food controller, named Wangel Lama. Ashoke tried to throw acid at Arun Kumar Shaw, the present Food Controller.