BONGAIGAON, Nov 19 - The police recovered the body of one Raheswar Ray (56), who was kidnapped by miscreants on October 28, at Tirimari beside Champa river under Basugaon police station in Chirang district.
As per the police sources, some unidentified persons took Raheswar�s a car (AS-19G 3823) on hire to go to Phuentsoling (in Bhutan) on October 28 from Dhaligaon. Raheswar, a resident of Bhatipara in Dolaigaon, was driving his car.
His vehicle was found abandoned next day near the spot from where the police dug out his body. One Swarang Brahma was arrested in this connection.
Raheswar�s family lodged an FIR at Bongaigaon police station in this connection on October 29 after receiving a call from the kidnappers demanding Rs 20 lakh ransom. Based on the phone calls, the police arrested Swarang, a resident of Kokrajhar district, from Bongaigaon.