Guwahati Police on September 20th, 2019, arrested an Uber cab driver on charges of extortion from Satgaon area. The 24-year-old accused has been identified as Hamid Mullah of Howly in Assam’s Barpeta district.
As per information, on September 16th, 2019, Mullah had called Khoibor Ali, a businessman, of the area and allegedly demanded a sum of Rs 5 lakh. Later, he lodged a complaint with the Satgaon police. On the basis of the complaint, the police laid down a trap in the area and nabbed him red-handed while receiving the amount.
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A case has been registered under the relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) against the accused at the Satgaon Police Station.