Guwahati, Feb. 4: Gauhati High Court today asked the home department of Assam to furnish a report detailing the action taken in connection with the alleged rape of a deaf and mute woman by CRPF personnel in Lakhimpur on January 3 this year.
he court also expressed concern over reports of delay in police investigation into the rape. Four CRPF personnel have been accused of raping the woman at Adarsha Gaon under Bogeenadi police station in North Lakhimpur district.
Imphal: Village defence force personnel in Thoubal district on Monday demonstrated in their posts demanding a hike in their remuneration.
Golaghat: Neha Nesim Baruah, a receptionist of a private resort near Kaziranga National Park, was found hanging at her quarters in Bogorijuri here on Monday.
Dibrugarh: The Dibrugarh district bandh called by the All Assam Mottock Studentsí Union to protest the inaction against a private nursing home, where a youth had died in January after an accident, passed off peacefully on Monday.
Tinsukia: The Adivasi Chah Janagosthi Surakshya Samiti Ass-am has submitted a memorandum on Monday to the deputy commissioner urging the reopening of Konapathar tea estate within a week, failing which they will resort to an agitation.