In a significant development, the Dibrugarh Superintendent of Police (SP), Subashini Shankaran has been transferred to the 10th Assam Police Battalion (APBn) on September 13th, 2019. The announcement came just after three days when incidents of vandalism were reported in the district during Muharram procession. Shankaran joined as the SP of Dibrugarh in January this year.
Gautam Bora, Commandant of the 10th APBn has been transferred and posted as the new SP of the district.
It may be mentioned that incidents of vandalism were reported during Tajia procession in the district on September 11th, 2019, which led to arrest of two persons. The arrestees were Fulkan Hussain of Mirgabag and Javed Akhtar Khan alias Azad Khan of Panchali.
As per reports,