Assam Police puts Sharjeel into four days custody

  • 115

Activist Sharjeel Imam, facing sedition charges, was brought to Guwahati from New Delhi on February 20 and taken into police custody.

Kaziranga University

Iman was remanded to four-day police custody by the Court of the Chief Judicial Magistrate, on February 20 evening.

He was brought to Guwahati by train from New Delhi on a transit remand by a team of Assam Police, accompanied by a Tihar Jail team, where Sharjeel was lodged.

Sharjeel is facing charges of delivering anti-Assam speeches at the Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA protests, allegedly calling on the people to cut-off Assam from the rest of the country.

He is also facing similar sedition and other charges, and was arrested on January 28 by a Delhi Police team.

The News Mill is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@thenewsmill) and stay updated with the latest news from across Northeast India
Avatar of TNM NewsDesk
About TNM NewsDesk


The News Mill is a Guwahati-based digital media with focus on content from across Northeast India and beyond. We can be reached through [email protected]


Humiliation for NorthEast United FC as they go down to Hyderabad 5-1

Article 371 will not be removed, says Amit Shah in Arunachal