Golaghat, Oct. 3: Golaghat police today arrested another woman in connection with the alleged assault and disrobing of a 38-year-old woman at Noragaon, on the outskirts of Golaghat town, on September 29.
The officer-in-charge of Golaghat police station, H.K. Dohutia, said the arrested woman, Gitimoni Burman, hails from Noragaon but was arrested from Bengenakhowagaon, where she was hiding after the police action.
The accused took an active role in dragging the victim out in the street, the police said.
A mob of nearly hundred, primarily women, had entered the victimís house, dragged her out in the street, disrobed her, cut her hair and assaulted her.
With todayís arrest, the total number of accused arrested in the case has gone up to four.