GUWAHATI, Aug 16: Acting on information received at about 21.00 hrs on August 11, about drugging of a constable of Assam Police who was arriving at Kamakhya railway station by train No. 55803 UP, the CPDS (Crime Prevention and Detection Squad) team of RPF swung into immediate action.
The CPDS team comprising of Head Constable / Sujit Mazumdar, Head Constable / Nur Islam, Head Constable / L.M. Thakuria, Constable / Ajay Kumar & Head Constable / R.C. Kumar of Crime Intelligence Branch / Guwahati conducted checking of the train at Kamakhya railway station and arrested one namely, Sukur Ali. Further, in the same night, the CPDS team under suspicion apprehended one criminal namely, Hakim Ali from the circulating area of Kamakhya railway station whose physical description matched with that given by one lady victim on earlier date (later identified by the lady).
As per confession of the arrested Hakim Ali, two more associates namely Anuar Hussain and Foyjal Haque were also arrested from train No. 15418 (Rajya Rani Express) who were planning to drug passengers. About 99 numbers Ativan tablets (2 mg each) were recovered from them. Later on, the four arrested persons were handed over to IC/GRP/Kamakhya vide case no GDE 290 dated on August 12.