Guwahati, March 16: The prime accused in Garigaon rape case of Guwahati, Biki Ali was shot dead by police last night while he tried to flee.
The accused Biki Ali was arrested on Tuesday, later at night when he allegedly tried to escape police custody he was shot by the police.
As per reports, the Assam Police stated that Biki Ali, one of the five accused in the Garigaon gang rape case, was arrested on March 15 from Dampur hills of Kamrup district, he was killed when he tried to flee. The police further said that he also attacked the police in Guwahati and injured two police personnel.
The other four accused in the case – Faijul Ali, Raja Ali, Poona Ali and Pinku Ali are still absconding.
Although Biki Ali was rushed to Gauhati Medical College & Hospital (GMCH), the doctors declared him brought dead.
Last month, the victim- a minor girl, was allegedly gangraped, filmed and then blackmailed by the five accused. Later, a case was registered by the victim against the five accused at All Women's Police Station at Pan Bazaar following which the police initiated an enquiry.