Meghalaya RTI activist attack: Another person arrested from Guwahati Airport


SHILLONG | Nov 23, 2018: 

The East Jaintia Hills Police on Friday morning arrested yet another person in connection with the assault of RTI activist, Agnes Kharshiing and her friend Amita Sangma on 8th November.

The person was picked up from Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi international Airport in Guwahati, Assam.

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According to the police, the accused identified as Showmewell B Kyndait (38) of Shangpung village was evading arrest and was finally picked up on Friday morning after police received credible information about his presence in Assam.

"After interrogation, he was arrested since he was involved in the above case. Interrogation is on," said EJH SP S Nongtynger.

This is the sixth arrest affected by police in the incident.