Protests erupt at several places across Assam as police arrested KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi

  • Protests erupt at several places across Assam as police arrested KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi
14-09-2017 | Pratidin Bureau. |

In a clash between police and protesters at Belbari in Sarthebari, police detained several protesters for blocking roads while protesting against the arrest of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi in connection with his speech regarding taking arms against the government.

Similarly, at Bhatkuchi in Barpeta, police detained ten KMSS protesters along with Barpeta district KMSS joint secretary Kazi Najimul Haque, for blocking roads in protest against the arrest of the leader.

Meanwhile, at Laluk in Lakhimpur members of KMSS blocked the National Highway 15. Protesters also blocked the Digrugarh-Rangia passenger train at Selenghat in Mariani demanding immediate release of the leader. Similar protests were also reported from Sapar in Dhubri and Laharighat.

On the other hand, sharp reactions are coming from various sectors of the society for arresting KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi for his comment.

Tags : Protest Assam KMSS Akhil Gogoi


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