Assam :Sedition case registered against noted critic Gohain
Assam

Assam :Sedition case registered against noted critic Gohain

Guwahati, Jan 10 : Assam police today registered a case of sedition against public intellectual Hiren Gohain besides Krishak Multi Sangram Sanitizer (KMSS) chief Akhil Gogoi and activist and journalist Manjit Mahnata.

According to police sources, the Latashil police station registered an FIR under sections 120B/121/123/ 124 A (sedition) of the IPC over speeches Gohain had made at a public meeting in Guwahati on Monday.

A vocal critic of ruling government Mr Gohain is spearheading the protest movement against the Citizenship bill. (UNI)