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Akhil Gogoi procures bail from HC


GUWAHATI: Finally, the Gauhati High Court has granted bail to Akhil Gogoi whom the Dibrugarh police arrested under the National Security Act on September 13. After hearing the bail plea moved on behalf of the KMSS leader, the court on Thursday morning cleared it ruling that the arrest under NSA was faulty.

The court ruled that the NSA board delayed order of the arrest and that the Centre was not apprised of the case in time.Gogoi was arrested for his public appeal to remain prepared for an armed struggle to protest the government injustice.His arrest struck country wide protest where over 40 peasant bodies across the country held a huge rally a few weeks back in New Delhi demanding his immediate release.      

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