Guwahati, Aug 1 (IANS): A 22-year-old youth of Amguri city in Assam’s Sivsagar district has been in jail for greater than two months after he had allegedly posted a touch upon Fb in assist of banned terror outfit United Liberation Entrance of Asom-Unbiased (ULFA-I).
Bitupan Changmai, who had commented on a Jorhat school girl-student Barshashree Buragohain’s poem that she posted on Fb, was subsequently nabbed by the police on the allegation of supporting ULFA-I.
Changmai was arrested from his home on Could 19, and introduced within the Sivsagar district court docket the following day.
He was booked underneath 120B/121/121A sections of the IPC and the stringent Illegal Actions (Preventions) Act has additionally been slapped on him.
He was lodged within the Sivsagar district jail after the Justice of the Peace despatched him to judicial custody.
The Officer-In-Cost of Amguri police station advised IANS that they had been knowledgeable by the cyber cell of the ‘illegal’ actions of Changmai, and was instructed to take him within the custody. The police then went to his home and arrested Bitupan.
The police officer additionally mentioned that the 22-year-old has accomplished his research and was most likely searching for a job.
Barshashree Buragohain, who was accused of “supporting” ULFA-I, was granted bail just lately by the Gauhati Excessive Court docket. Following that, the refrain has grown for Bitupan Changmai’s launch as properly.
Few organisations have submitted that the federal government ought to take steps to free the 22-year-old youth in order that he can lead a standard life.
Changmai’s mom has additionally issued an attraction for his launch. It was realized that he had utilized for just a few jobs however missed showing within the interviews as he was behind the bars.
When requested about his launch, Further Superintendent of Police of Sivsagar district Arif Ahmed mentioned the matter is pending earlier than the court docket.