The sole strong peasant organization of Assam,Krishak Mukti Sangram Samity(KMMS) General Secretary Akhil Gogoi was arrested today from his residence at Nijarapar ,Guwahati for his involvement with the Wednesday’ violence. He was taken to the Panbajar Police station amid tight security. Gogoi was picked up from the premises of the Guwahati press club where he has organized a press conference.
On Wednesday three people including a 9 year old child were dead at Dispur Last gate in alleged indiscriminate firing of police. Gogoi,who has been raising voice against corruption and construction of mega dams at upper parts of the mighty Brahamputra and its tributaries may be locked under National security Act.
Meanwhile nine cases including four non- bail able cases registered against him at the Dispur police station. However, his supporters demanded it is a conspiracy of Tarun Gogoi led congress government of the state.