Atleast nine people were arrested by the police on Thursday following an incident at Nepali Graveyard Mawbah Shillong where a group of people assaulted three persons severely.
The incident occurred at 5:30 pm on Wednesday when a group of unknown persons numbering around 30 and wearing masks assaulted the trio.
Superintendent of Police East Khasi Hills, Sylvester Nongtnger said, “…three persons were severely assaulted at about 5.30 pm at Nepali Graveyard Mawbah Shillong by some unknown persons numbering around 30 and wearing masks. All of them are admitted in hospital, Shillong.”
Following which a case was registered vide Lumdiengjri P.S Case no. 45(05)2021 U/S 326/307/34 IPC as the police jumps into action.
Nongtnger, said, “After a probe by the Police, the 9 persons have been arrested so far. Further investigation is on to nab the other culprits.”