Even Chief Minister Zoramthanga didn’t approve the inclusion of Sarma’s identify within the FIR, he stated.
“In actual fact, our chief minister didn’t actually approve of mentioning the identify of the Assam chief minister within the FIR. He steered to me that we should always look into it,” he advised reporters.
Chuango stated that he’ll talk about the matter with police officers involved and take away the identify of the Assam chief minister if there isn’t a authorized validity to substantiate the allegations towards him.
“I’ll maintain dialogue with the police officer who filed the FIR, and if there isn’t a authorized match, we want to take away the identify of Assam chief minister from the FIR,” he stated, including that he was unaware of the event when the prison case was filed towards Sarma.
The chief secretary, nonetheless, didn’t point out whether or not the circumstances filed towards six Assam officers and 200 unidentified police personnel can be withdrawn.
The Mizoram Police booked Sarma, 4 senior Assam Cops and two officers on totally different fees, together with ‘try and homicide’, ‘prison conspiracy’ and ‘assault’.
The FIR was registered on the Vairengte police station by its officer-in-charge Lalchawimawia on July 26 quickly after the violent conflict with the Assam Police.
Not less than seven folks from Assam, together with six police personnel, have been killed within the violence amid the border dispute between the 2 Northeastern states.
The 4 senior Assam Cops named within the FIR are Inspector Normal of Police (IGP) Anurag Aggarwal, Deputy Inspector Normal (DIG) of Cachar Devojyoti Mukherjee, Cachar’s Superintendent of Police Cahndrakant Nimbalkar, and Officer-In-Cost of Dholai Police Station Sahab Uddin.
Cachar Deputy Commissioner Keerthi Jalli and Cachar Divisional Forest Officer Sunnydeo Chaudhary have been additionally booked.
Moreover, the Mizoram Police additionally registered prison circumstances towards 200 unidentified personnel of the Assam Police.
The 4 senior Assam Cops and two officers have been requested to seem earlier than the investigating officer on the Vairengte police station on Sunday.
In the meantime, the Assam Police additionally summoned Mizoram’s Rajya Sabha MP Ok Vanlalvena and 6 others officers, together with Kolasib’s Deputy Commissioner H Lalthlangliana and Superintendent of Police Vanlalfaka Ralte, for questioning on Sunday.
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