Dibrugarh, Dec 1: Dibrugarh police on Tuesday night arrested the main accused from Sadiya, who had killed his landlord following a fight and later killed his wife on Sunday night.
The accused have been identified as Rajiv Sukran of Sadiya.
Dibrugarh additional superintendent of police (HQ) Bitul Chetia said, “Last night we arrested the main accused from Sadiya. He confessed to committing the crime on Sunday night after a heated argument with his landlord Sudhir Gogoi. We have produced him in Court.”
On Tuesday, police recovered the dead bodies from Mulakubasa area of Dibrugarh.
“We have found injury marks on both the bodies and confirmed that both were killed by a sharp weapon. After committing both the murders he fled to Sadiya,” Chetia said.
Chetia said, “We had launched a manhunt to nab him and last night he was arrested from his residence in Sadiya. We have brought him to Dibrugarh police station for interrogation. He confessed that he first killed his landlord Sudhir Gogoi and after that he killed his wife Kajal Bhumij.”