Assam Govt to fast-track trial of Dr. Deben Dutta’s killing


Guwahati: The Assam Government on Wednesday said that it has decided to fast track the trial into the merciless killing of Deven Dutta, a doctor at the Teok Tea Garden in Jorhat district last week.

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal also said that the state government has also instituted an inquiry in this regard. He said Commissioner and Finance Secretary Shyam Jagannathan had been asked to carry out the inquiry regarding the killing.

Sarbananda Sonowal also had a telephonic conversation with the widow of the slain doctor and assured that strict action will be initiated against those who took law in their hands. (Input from IANS and NDTV)