Kokrajhar

Prohibitory orders imposed in Assam's Kokrajhar, state's seventh district within a week

The Additional District Magistrate clamped prohibitory order throughout Kokrajhar district under Section 144 of CrPC in 'view of the urgency in maintaining peace and tranquility in the district'.

published on : 19th June 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

Jignesh Mevani completes legal formalities in Kokrajhar, to leave for Gujarat 

Mevani was granted bail by the Kokrajhar court earlier on Monday in a case related to a tweet on Prime Minister Narendra Modi but was rearrested immediately afterwards.

published on : 30th April 2022

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani rearrested for ‘assaulting, outraging modesty’ of policewoman 

Mevani was booked under IPC sections related to voluntarily causing hurt, assault or criminal force to deter a public servant from discharge of his or her duty after a policewoman filed a complaint.

published on : 25th April 2022

Assam court rejects Jignesh Mevani’s bail plea, sends Gujarat MLA to three-day police custody

Mevani was arrested in Gujarat and brought to Assam after a case against him was registered under various sections of the IPC and IT Act for his alleged controversial tweet against PM Modi

published on : 21st April 2022

Three dacoits shot dead by police after bank robbery foiled in Assam's Kokrajhar district

State police chief Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta said that vehicles, tools, gas cutters, two pistols along with oxygen cylinders were recovered.

published on : 22nd August 2021