Satyendra Prasad, a businessman had gone to have dinner at a dhaba at Khoribari near Naxalbari Siliguri with his friends and business associates last night.
All of a sudden one of his friend and business associate shot him two times and fled from the area. This happened between 11pm to 12am last night.
The remaining friends immediately rushed Satyendra to nearby hospital where he breath his last. Sources say on way to hospital Satyendra spoke to his wife.
Satyendra is a resident of Tea Action Road at Mallaguri. It has been alleged that friend and resident from same area Harindar Yadav killed Satyendra.
Today public in anger were about to burn down Harindar's house but police stopped this. Full police force is seen in the area now as tension prevails.
Deceased Satyendra's body arrived a while ago after post mortem from North Bengal Medical College and Hospital at his residence in Mallaguri. The same has been taken to Kiran Chandra Burning Ghat for last rites.
An FIR has been lodged against Harindar and police are searching him.