Malda, 20th August: The charge of attempting to murder a businessman shot up against a neighboring youth. The incident took place in the 17-mile area of the Vaishnanagar police station at 5 am on Tuesday. The injured businessman is named Santosh Mandal (32).
According to sources, Santosh Mandal and his neighbor Sanatan Mandal used to do stone business together. A few days ago Santosh Mandal started a separate business, after which the two got into a dispute. It is alleged that Sanatan Mandal also threatened to kill Santosh.
This morning a driver called Santosh to a petrol pump. It is alleged that then accused Sanatan Mandal shot Santosh. After the incident, the local people admitted Santosh to a private hospital, where he is undergoing treatment.