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MLA Jiten Gogoi mired in land grabbing case

Bokhat MLA is mired in a land grabbing allegation as police have registered a case against Bokakhat MLA Jiten Gogoi in Dispur following a complaint lodged by one Sashindra Das of Hengrabari area in the city. According to allegation, Mr Gogoi and Sarupathar MLA Binod Gowala tried to grab a plot in upper Hengrabari area owned by an assistant of the state secretariat Sashindra Das and his neighbour one Dipamoni Rohang on Wednesday.

It is alleged that the MLA duo with some hired goons reached Ushanagar on Wednesday and asked the two families to leave the spot. They further physically assaulted a few people on the spot including Mrs Rohang and the younger brother of Sashindra Das. Also the hired goons vandalized the houses in which Sashindra and his neighbour Dipamini lived in.

According to information, Das has been occupying the plot bearing Daag No 602/989 at Usha Nagar in upper Hengrabari area measuring 1 kotha, 10 lechas with his neighbour and Dipamoni Rohang. Official procedure is in progress for registration after the clearance of the dues against the plot in the Guwahati Municipal Corporation for the last several years. GMC has already fixed the holding numbers and house numbers.
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