One Babul Dihingia is detained by Assam Police in Kakopathar of Tinsukia district with Rs 25 Lakh on Monday, January 11, 2015.
Dihingia – who is a Linkman of ULFA [I] – has not been produced in court by police even after 24 hours have been passed. Family of Dihingia confirmed his abduction to Times of Assam and stated probability of police’s notorious motive to kill him in fake encounter.
It is known from police sources that Babul Dihingia is under a secret custody of district SP Mugdhajyoti Mahanta and Dihingia might get encountered if he doesn’t provide ULFA[I] militants location information in Kakopathar.
Babul Dihingia is a resident of Namrup and was arrested three times before for having relationship with ULFA[I].
Update on 11:35PM, January 12, 2016:
After the news was published in the Times of Assam, Tinsukia Police admitted that Babul Dihingia has been arrested now and he was kept secretly for a counterinsurgency operation.