Main accused in Assam lynching arrested

Guwahati, June 13 (IANS): Police in Assam on Wednesday arrested the main accused in connection with the lynching of two Guwahati-based youths in Karbi Anglong district who were mistaken to be child abductors.   Assam Director General of Police Kuladhar Saikia said Alphajoz Timung was arrested in a village near the area of Panjuri Kachari […]

Assam lynching: 13 arrested for posting hate messages

GUWAHATI, JUNE 11 (PTI): With three more arrests, the police have so far taken 19 persons in custody in connection with the lynching of two men in Assam’s Karbi Anglong district, a police spokesman said today.   Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Mukesh Agarwala is monitoring the situation on the spot and […]