Assam: 14 Arrested For Assault On Cops in Nagarbera


As many as 14 persons were arrested from Nagarbera in Assam’s Kamrup Rural district on Friday night in an assault case where three police personnel sustained grievous injuries.

The arrested include women and also elderly people.

Earlier yesterday, a team of Nagarbera police arrived at the scene to arrest an individual who is accused of rape.

The situation quickly escalated after the police personnel was attacked by the family of the accused along with many others. Three cops were injured during the ordeal.

It is also alleged that a few miscreants tried to snatch the service pistol of one of the police officers but were unsuccessful.

The incident took place when the team of police went to number 3 South Rangapani area to arrest one Munnaf Ali, a rape accused.

Later, the injured cops were admitted to a hospital for medical treatment.