CJI DY Chandrachud Agrees To Hear Petition Against Pawan Khera's Arrest
The Supreme Court (SC) bench led by CJI DY Chandrachud agreed to the urgent listing of a petition filed by Congress, against the arrest of its spokesperson Pawan Khera. Notably, the petition was filed after Pawan Khera was arrested by Assam Police over a remark against PM Modi, at a public rally. Notably, the Delhi Airport drama unfolded, just a few days after the Modi remark.
Tags: Pawan Khera, Delhi Airport, PM Modi, Assam Police, CJI DY Chandrachud
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Assam Police Continues Crackdown Against Child Marriage, Arrests 2,500 People
In Assam, the police is cracking down on the cases of child marriage cases, registered in the State. With over 4,074 cases of child marriages, the Assam Police continued their arrests for a third day in a row and arrested nearly 2,500 people for marrying minor girls or facilitating such marriages. Reacting to this, many citizens staged a protest against the State Police and demanded the release of those arrested.
Tags: Assam Police, Child Marriage, Protests, Arrests, Crackdown On Child Marriage
Courtesy: India Today
Assam Police Seizes Drugs Worth Rs 80 Lakhs, Arrests 2
In Assam's Karbi Anglong district, the police seized heroin worth Rs 80 lakh and arrested two persons, including one woman, confirmed police on July 15. The arrest was made after a police patrolling team suspected two, one from Bihar and a local woman. After search, they recovered 122.22 gms of the narcotic, hidden in soap boxes, and around Rs 5,000. The police registered a case and launched an investigation.
Tags: Assam Police, Drugs, Heroin, arrested, police patrolling
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Assam Police Detain Nine People For Allegedly Smuggling Cattle
Assam Police detained nine people for reportedly smuggling cows from Dhemaji to Nagaon or Jorabat and from Nagaon to Shillong on May 13. In Nagaon, police also rescued 102 cattle heads and seized seven cars. More research is being carried out.
Tags: Cattle Smugglers, Assam, Assam Police, arrest, Cow
ANLA's 13 Militants Surrender Before Assam Police
In Assam's Karbi Anglong district, 13 militants of All Adivasi National Liberation Army surrendered before the security forces on May 8. As per sources, the surrendered militants also deposited a cache of arms and ammunition, and rifles, in presence of the Assam Police, CRPF and Assam Rifles in Bokajan police station. Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma said the state continued its peace march with the surrender of the militants.
Tags: Assam, Rifles, Assam Police, Militants, Government
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
2 Held With 297 Grams Of Heroin In Karimganj: Assam
In Assam's Ashimganj area, police on March 6, arrested two accused with 297 grams of heroin packed in 27 soap cases and were concealed under the bonnet of a car, said Samarjit Basumutary, Officer-in-Charge of Patharkandi. The accused has been identified as Saif Uddin and Taj Uddin. "Based on the intelligence input, we had set up a Nakka checking and intercepted the car," said police. However further investigation is underway.
Tags: Assam, Ashimganj, Heroin, arrested, Assam Police
Assam Police Arrest 2 With 1.04 Kg Of Heroin Worth Rs 7 Crore: Karbi Anglong
In Assam's Karbi Anglong district, police on February 25, arrested two accused with 1.04 kg of heroin. According to Assam police, the international market value of seized drugs from the accused is worth Rs 7 crore. "Two accused have been arrested in the operation. The recovered heroin costs more than Rs 7 crores," Assam police said to ANI. Further investigation is underway.
Tags: Assam Police, Heroin, Anglong, Karbi, arrested
Assam Police Arrests 1 With 129 Grams Of Heroin: Simlaguri
In Assam's Simlaguri, Assam police on February 19, arrested one accused with 129 grams of heroin and 94 vials. On February 19, a raid was conducted in Simlaguri by the Police Point staff and their they seized 129 grams of heroin, 94 vials, a mobile set, and Rs 1,100 cash. "The accused is arrested for further lawful action," Baksa police tweeted. Meanwhile, further investigation, in this case, is underway.
Tags: Heroin, Assam, Assam Police, arrested, Simlaguri
Police Shoot Suspected Drug Peddler In Assam
Assam Police shot a suspected drug peddler after he allegedly tried to escape from custody in Karbi-Anglong area on January 17. Sources said that Police intercepted a truck at Bokajan, and arrested two persons, before recovering heroin from their possession. He said that one of the drug peddlers tried to escape, who was fired by policemen at his leg, & was admitted in hospital where he is 'stable'.
Tags: National, Assam, Assam Police, Firing, drug smuggler
Assam Govt Commissions Sprinter Hima Das As DSP In Assam Police
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal inducted sprinter Hima Das as Deputy Superintendent (DSP) of Police in the state on February 26. While CM Sonowal proclaimed that Hima's induction would inspire youths to pursue excellence in sports, Das aka ‘Dhing Express’ called the appointment a dream come true. The Asian Games silver medalist announced to work for promoting sports and staunchly uphold her sports career alongside her job.
Tags: Hima Das, Assam Police, DSP, CM Sarbananda Sonowal
Courtesy: Hindustan Times