Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Journalist arrested on bribery charge

Police arrested a Guwahati based journalist for allegedly collecting lakhs of rupees from various people on the pretext of providing them jobs in public sector undertaking Oil India Ltd.

Monikuntol Saikia was arrested yesterday based on a FIR filed by a person. The complainant had filed the FIR alleging that Saikia had taken money from him and promised to facilitate a job in exchange.

Saikia is also alleged to have duped several other people with false promises of providing jobs.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to editor@assamtimes.org
Tags: 

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Poachers kill another rhino in Assam

18 Jul 2007 - 8:20am | luitneildon
Guwahati : Suspected Karbi poachers last night killed another rhino in the Kaziranga National Park,taking the total number of rhinos at the world heritage site falling prey this year to nine.Park...

7th Central Pay: JAC announces fresh stir

21 Mar 2018 - 10:48pm | AT News Imphal
IMPHAL, Mar 21: Airing fresh voice against non-implementation of 7th Central Pay in Manipur, the Joint Administrative Council (JAC) of All Manipur Trade Unions’ Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur...

No financial anomalies at Tangla College

5 Mar 2016 - 9:10pm | Shajid Khan
Tangla College management headed by the Principal Dr. Prasen Daimari organized  a press meet at the college premises on Saturday to clarify on news stories corruption in teh college.  ...