AIZAWL: The demise of a homicide suspect from Assam within the central jail of Mizoram capital Aizawl on Wednesday threatened to interrupt the delicate inter-state border peace as mobs in Dholai city of Assam’s Cachar threw stones at vans carrying provides to the hill state on Thursday.
Bother started when oil tanker driver Okay Robin Singh aka Prabin Singha, 48, of Dholai Ramprashadpur in Cachar was discovered unconscious and bleeding from deep cuts close to Lengpui village in Mizoram final month by cops. He was taken to Aizawl civil hospital, however was declared useless on arrival.
Police later arrested the truck driver’s helper and prime suspect Nripen Singh, 50, of Dholai. He was hiding for the reason that homicide. Nripen allegedly advised police that he hacked Robin with a machete close to Buichali bridge on the freeway as a result of he had insulted him and refused to pay cash for his meal.
An Aizawl judicial courtroom remanded the suspect in jail and he was shifted to the central jail on February 1. Stories stated Nripen died by suicide. A jail warden discovered him hanging inside his cell round 6am on Wednesday. It was additionally reported that he was shifted to solitary confinement after he allegedly hit two inmates of his earlier cell with a brick on the night time of February 2.

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