MLA Mevani Produced In CJM Court In Kokrajhar


KOKRAJHAR, APRIL 21:  Amid a strict security vigil, arrested  Gujrat Congress MLA Jignesh Mevani has been brought to Kokrajhar police station and later produced before the chief judicial magistrate (CJM) court in Kokrajhar.

Mevani was arrested late last night in Gujrat by Assam Police after BJP leader and BTC executive member Arup Kumar Dey filed an FIR with Kokrajhar police station.

MLA Mevani had put his remarks on Godse few days ago and accordingly Dey had lodged an FIR with police.

He has been produced before the CJM court in Kokrajhar.

Advocates of MLA Mevani have said that necessary legal process has been initiated on the matter and hopeful that he is getting bail.

However, Congress party worker and members have staged a protest against the arrest of MLA Mevani and termed that the arrest was unfortunate for the country.