Assam records highest custodial and police encounter deaths in Northeast

Assam information highest custodial and police encounter deaths in Northeast

GUWAHATI: Among the many Northeast states, Assam recorded the best variety of custodial and police encounter deaths between April 2020 and March 2022. 

This was knowledgeable by the ministry of house affairs (MHA). 

The determine of such deaths within the Northeast was the bottom in Nagaland. 

The MHA launched the information on custodial and police encounter deaths within the Northeast as a reply to an unstarred query by MP Dr Abdussamad Samandi. 

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CULTODIAL AND POLICE ENCOUNTER DEATHS IN NORTHEAST: 

Assam: 41 custodial deaths & 22 deaths in police encounters. 

Nagaland: (1 custodial demise & 1 demise in police encounter). 

Manipur: (2 custodial deaths & 1 demise in police encounter). 

Meghalaya: (20 custodial deaths & 2 deaths in police encounters). 

Sikkim: (6 custodial deaths & 0 deaths in police encounters). 

Tripura: (7 custodial deaths & 0 deaths in police encounters). 

Mizoram: (11 custodial deaths & 0 deaths in police encounters). 

Arunachal Pradesh: (5 custodial deaths & 1 demise in police encounter).