RTI Activist Bhaben Handique Summoned By NIA

He was summoned by the NIA in connection with a case under which KMSS Leader Akhil Gogoi was arrested


RTI Activist Bhaben Handique, Bhaben Handique was summoned by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for questioning in connection with a case that was lodged against anti-CAA protestors including peasant leader Akhil Gogoi.

The NIA summoned him under section 160 CrPC in connection with the NIA case (13/2019) under the sections 120B/124-A/153-A /153-B of IPC and section 18/39 of UA(P) Act.

The notice served to Handique read, “Whereas it appears that are acquainted with the circumstances of the case noted below, which the undersigned is investigating under Chapter XIV of the Code of Criminal Procedure, you are hereby directed to appear before the undersigned on May 9 at 11:00 am at the National Investigation Agency office located at National Investigation Agency, Nadiakhal in Sonapur District Kamrup (M), Assam, for the purpose of answering certain questions relating to the case.”