In yet another incident of moral policing in the State, a religious leader was brutally attacked by an angry mob. The incident took place at Shantipur area in Chirang district’s Indo-Bhutan border.
According to reports, the angry mob suspected the religious leader as a child-abductor and brutally thrashed him. He sustained serious injuries during the incident.
However, police and security forces immediately reached the spot and rescued the religious leader. He has been admitted to a hospital for treatment.