Goalpara, Assam: A booth committee chief of the BJP was allegedly killed by a person over a family feud, police said on Monday.
The incident took place at Rowmari under Rongjuli police station on Sunday night when a discussion between the duo turned ugly over a trivial matter.
Additional Superintendent Amitabh Basumatary said the accused person slit the throat of Manoj Masari (46) with a khukuri and also stabbed him to death.
“We have nabbed the culprit and are continuing interrogation. Though the exact reason is not known, but it is likely to be a family feud,” he added.