The Assam Police and state CID have started questioning Faizul Islam an assistant executive engineer in the state agriculture department in connection with the abduction and murder of colleague after he was released late on Sunday night by unidentified abductors.
While Faizul Islam and Gadapani Pathak a superintending engineer were reportedly kidnapped in Bongaigaon districts Khagarpur village on May 2,Pathaks bullet-ridden body was found the next morning.
The police picked up Islam on Sunday night after his release. Islam called up the police from a petrol pump in Dhubri district. After Dhubri police picked him up,he was admitted to a Bongaigaon hospital due to poor health. We have done some preliminary interrogations,but will go for further grilling after his health improves, Nitul Gogoi,SP Bongaigaon said.