3 held in murder of labour contractor


Sankhali: Bicholim police on Monday arrested three persons in connection with the murder of a 30- year-old labour contractor from West Bengal.

The body of the contractor, Jamedar Rehman, a native of West Bengal but residing at Sanquelim in Bicholim taluka was found cut in three pieces in the bushes at an isolated area near Mohit Ispat factory at Navelim Bicholim.

On Monday the police arrested three persons, Chandmia Abdul Jabbar, Mishan Rehaman and Sanjay Paswan. As per information Chandmia Jabbar who was one of the accused had filed a missing complaint with the police station.

The police also conducted search operations of the room and blood stains were found on the wall. The police have stated that the reason behind the murder was some family dispute.