Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Suspected custodial death

A Naga youth who was arrested by Assam police, was suspected to have died while under police custody. The deceased, from Mokokchung district, was reportedly arrested with another person in connection with arms related case. The other accused was reportedly released.
According to reports, the family members were informed only after three days that the dead body was kept at a hospital in Assam.
When contacted, Mokokchung police sources informed that the dead body was brought back to his home town. Police said they were yet to get more details as the incident took place in Assam.