In a splendid detection by Siliguri Metropolitan Police on 26.01.13 Siliguri Metropolitan Police with the help of Birbhum Police detained at Bolpur two persons. They are accused of kidnapping Ganga Bishan Rathi, a Nepali businessman of Birat Nagar and collecting 50 lakhs as ransom at Uttarayan, Matigara. The duo were arrested and entire ransom amount of was recovered from them.
Later on during interrogation of the accused in Police custody the duo admitted to the killing of the Nepali businessman Ganga Bishan Rathi and another Nepali politician Mr. Chandra Prasad Chudaal both of Biratnagar, whose bodies were found near Sukna forest.
Investigation of the case is proceeding.