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Youth arrested from Assam by Mumbai ATS for threatening cricket team

A youth, identified as Brajamohan Das, has been arrested by Mumbai ATS from Morigaon district of Assam for allegedly sending an intimidating email against the Indian cricket team.

Sources said Das was arrested from his residence at Dharamtul area in Morigaon on August 20.

A team of local police and Mumbai ATS made the arrest. He was produced before a local court on August 21, which remanded him in transit remand of Mumbai ATS.

Das was flown to Mumbai by the visiting investigating team from Guwahati on August 21. As per his family sources, Das has been arrested on allegations of sending an intimidating email to the BCCI, threatening to harm the cricket team if the government failed to act against terrorism.

His family claimed that Das was an ardent cricket fan and was undergoing treatment for a mental condition for last several months.

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