A mob of Arunachal Scouts ( unit of military ) today attack the Bomdila Police Station and nearby PWD Office and vandalised the police station and the PWD office, the mob also manhandled the police personnel there.
Bomdila SP Raja Banthia while talking to Arunachal24 over phone said that the personnel of Arunachal Scout today ransacked the Bomdila Police Station and the PWD office and manhandled the police personnel present at Police Station. Mob also manhandled a civilian at PWD office there.
The incident is took place around 1 PM. Mob snatched away the arm and ammunition and mobile phone of OC and threatened for dire consequences.
Giving detail of the incident, SP said that an information was received on Friday night at around 9 PM that few personnel of Arunachal Scouts were who were drunken, misbehaving public at the celebration ground of the Budddha Mahotsova.
The police team led by OC Ashok Tayeng went to the spot and intervene and brought two personnel to police station who have manhandled the OC on the spot and misbehave to a lady police there.
The official of the Arunachal Scout were informed their seniors. An Officer of the Arunachal Scout came to Police station and take away the two personnel with them.
But today they more than 100 in numbers comes again, with arms and ammunition and attacked the Police Station and PWD office without any reason. They were dispersed with the help of CRPF.
A total of five FIR have been registered under appropriate sections of law and investigation have been launched.
DIG (west) Issack Pertin while informed that the PHQ have sought detail report and action will be initiated after that, meantime the legal action for vandalising of public property and manhandling the government servant will initated there only. Pertin added.
Meanwhile The All Arunachal Pradesh students Union strongly condemned the mob attack in Bomdila Police station by personals of Arunachal scouts.
The Union demanded the state government as well as the Ministry of Home Affairs to immediately institute a enquiry committee and stringent punishment be awarded to perpetrators of such unbecoming act.
Community based organisation form Bomdila have also condemn the indecent and a rally would be held.