A 12-year-old child died after getting shot at a wedding ceremony on Friday night in Davagudi’s Raipara area of Cooch Behar. The deceased’s name is Ritik Biswas and he was a resident of North Khagrabari area in Cooch Behar.
After receiving information about the incident, Kotwali Police reached the spot and examined the situation and gathered in on the investigation. However, no one has been arrested so far in connection with the incident.
According to the information received, Sujan Das’s daughter Sumona Das, resident of North Khagrabari, was married to Bappa Das, resident of Raipada in Davagudi, in view of which a reception party was held at Bappa Das’s house on Friday. In this program along with Sujan Das, about 70 people from his neighborhood had come from the bride’s side.
During the program, there was a clash between the locals and a few people in the parking lot of a car park. Meanwhile, a 12-year-old boy Hrithik, son of Sujan Das’s neighbour Pitish Biswas was shot. He was taken to Cooch Behar Government Medical College-Hospital where he was declared dead.
Meanwhile, the police arrived at the spot as soon as they got information about the incident and started investigating. However, no written complaint has been filed in the police station regarding the incident till the news was written.