Assam police

Yaba tablets worth Rs 40 crore seized in Assam, one arrested

Additional Superintendent of Police Partha Pratim Das told the journalists the seizure was made by Home Guards Anupam Malakar and Jashim Uddin.

published on : 17th January 2023

Assam top cop's 'church survey' letter stokes storm in election-bound Meghalaya

Trinamool Congress said the act amounted to “state-sponsored persecution of Christians”.

published on : 29th December 2022

Meghalaya-Assam border firing: Fresh protests break out; Shah assures CBI probe

The home ministry spokesperson later tweeted that Shah has assured a CBI probe -- a demand also raised by the Assam government -- into the firing incident.

published on : 24th November 2022

Assam Police officer, govt doctors arrested for cover-up of tribal girl's rape, murder

The second post-mortem, which was conducted after the body was exhumed on August 25, found that the death was "due to homicidal strangulation and not suicide".

published on : 8th November 2022

Assam: Police fire in air to disperse mob protesting death of newly married woman 

The woman's family claimed that she had complained about harassment by her in-laws a fortnight ago.

published on : 18th October 2022

Kangaroos, 19 primate species among 41 ‘exotic’ animals seized in Assam

The seizure, one of the biggest such recovery of trafficked animals in the state, was made at Rangiya city after the police took action based on intelligence inputs.

published on : 9th September 2022

Assam: Police claims locals demolished Goalpara madrassa used for 'jihadi' activities

Local people accused two Bangladeshis, who are currently absconding, of using the premises of the madrassa located at Pakhiura Char under the Matia Police Station limits for 'jihadi' activities.

published on : 7th September 2022

11 detained in Assam for alleged links with al-Qaeda, Ansarullah Bangla

The Jamiul Huda Madrassa building at Sahariagaon, Morigaon has been sealed, suspected of being a safe house of the detained persons.

published on : 28th July 2022

51 killed, 139 injured in police 'encounters' since May 2021: Assam govt to Gauhati HC

Earlier, the court had ordered the government to file a detailed affidavit on the alleged fake encounters by the police. The court fixed the next hearing for July 29.

published on : 21st June 2022

Assam flood: Two policemen washed away, bodies recovered

Two policemen were rescued and SDRF personnel fished out two bodies, including that of Kakoti early on Monday after searching for several hours, he said.

published on : 20th June 2022

Assam Police nabs fraudster for duping students for admission to medical courses

The Assam Police said it has arrested a person from Siliguri for allegedly duping students by promising to get them enrolled in MBBS and BDS courses.

published on : 2nd June 2022

26 suspected Rohingya without valid documents detained in Assam

The 26 people, belonging to three families, had allegedly arrived in Silchar from Guwahati in three vehicles.

published on : 30th May 2022

Assam police station attack: Prime accused in inciting mob killed in accident while 'escaping' custody

Islam was arrested on Sunday and based on his interrogation, the team of police personnel took him to his house in Juria to recover arms and ammunition.

published on : 30th May 2022

Rape accused in Assam injured in police firing while trying to escape

The man was arrested on May 27 and later admitted to the Diphu Medical College and Hospital as he was unwell, the police officer said.

published on : 29th May 2022

Gangrape accused shot at by police while attempting to escape in Assam's Kokrajhar

The police had arrested the accused and he was being taken to a place where he had hidden the mobile with which with which he and two others had filmed the rape incident.

published on : 26th May 2022

Assam 'custodial' death: Cops believe thana set afire to destroy criminal records of drug dealers

Nagaon Superintendent of Police Leena Doley told journalists that the houses of the accused were dens of unlawful activities and they had suspicious movement of people

published on : 23rd May 2022

Headmistress sent to jail in Assam for bringing cooked beef to school

Legal experts and opposition parties in Assam have slammed the police for arresting the teacher and the judiciary for sending her to jail as consumption of beef is not illegal in the state.

published on : 19th May 2022

Assam man arrested in dacoity case shot at while trying to escape: Police

A man, arrested in a case of dacoity in Assam, was seriously injured in firing by police when he allegedly attempted to escape from their custody.

published on : 29th April 2022

Jignesh Mevani remanded to five days police custody in second case against him in Assam

Senior Assam Congress leaders who led a march demanding Mevani's release were stopped and taken to a police station here in Barpeta district before being released after some hours on Tuesday.

published on : 26th April 2022

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani arrested overnight by Assam Police over tweet

According to the police, a case has been registered under non-bailable sections like creating enmity between two communities, insulting the community, and disturbing the atmosphere of peace.

published on : 21st April 2022
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