Highhandedness of Police disturb North Garo Hills:: Meghalaya

Shillong, march 7 : Three civilian was shot under mistaken  identity by the Police, who were in search of hardcore criminal  William  Sangma. After William Sangma gave a slip to the police,  the North Garo Hills police adopted every measure to nab the criminal.  In this course they also resorted to doing Naka  checking.  At around 10:30 pm last night,  one pickup vehicle  gave slip to Police checking at checking point, which contemplated police to ran after that vehicle  and shot at the vehicle. Six people were travelling  in that pickup vehicle, of which three people sitting at the front seat  sustain bullet injury.  The three injured were shifted to Guwahati for treatment. While one is said to be critical,  other two are normal Now. Remaining three passengers who were travelling in the same vehicle  and was seated at back seat sustain normal injury and were treated at Resubelpara.  Agitated crowed ghearoed police vehicle  and burnt down five vehicles .  The incident took place near Resubelpara the district  headquarter of North Garo Hills.

Meanwhile,  the matter was taken up at the zero hour in the Assembly.  Chief Minister Dr.  Mukul Sangma assured compensation  to the victims as he orders for Judicial  enquiry  into the matter.

Zero  Hour  notice  was tabled  by Shri  Nihim D . Shira,  MLA, today on  matter  relating  to Resubelpara  firing incident.  Demanded  for Judicial inquiry,  Adequate  compensation,   and irresponsible  police personnel  be brought  to justice. Govt has no choice  but  to accept  the demands  as required.  Govt  has  agreed  to  pay  hospital  bills etc and give compensation to the victims.

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