Meghalaya RTI activist in life support, police arrest two
Meghalaya

Meghalaya RTI activist in life support, police arrest two

Shillong, Nov 9: Two persons were arrested on Friday in connection with the brutal attack on Right to Information and women’s rights activist, Agnes Kharshiing and two of her companions in East Jaiñtia Hills district on Thursday.

Doctors at the North East Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) said, Kharshiing is put on a ventilator, while the other two are in stable condition.

In a pre-dawn raid in the coal-belt areas, East Jaiñtia Hills police arrested Elphon Dkhar and Meklison Siangshai from Kongong area under Khliehriat police station in connection with the attack on Kharshiing and her aides at Sohshrieh area. (UNI)