July 13, 2020

NIA Court grants bail to SMSS leader Manash Konwar

Guwahati: SMSS leader Manash Konwar has been granted bail by NIA court this morning. Manash Konwar is incarcerated in the Gauhati Central Jail, a hotspot of COVID-19 transmission.

He is an aide of peasant leader Akhil Gogoi and took part in the anti CAA protests in the state. He is booked under alleged links with CPI Maoists in the year 2009. He has already served more than 200 days of incarceration before he availed bail today.

A few days back there was a rumour making rounds that he has tested positive which was later dismissed by the IG Prisons Dasarath Das.

Also Read: Peasant leader Akhil Gogoi tests...

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