Bogapani BJP ward member held in Digboi for provoking remarks on Whatsapp


Digboi: Tension triggers in Digboi’s Tingrai Bazaar area in the morning hours after a BJP ward member was made to apologize publicly in front of Digboi MLA Suren Phukan’s residence for his alleged provoking and indecent comments against a particular community on Whatsapp recently.

The person identified as Teza Deb was reported to be a local BJP ward member from Bogapani Gaon Panchayat and a close aide of MLA Suren Phukan.

It may also be mentioned that pro-talk ULFA leader, Jiten Dutta was also present in the spot.

Speaking to the media, Jiten Dutta said, “The person had tried to hurt the sentiments of the Assamese community with his indecent comment in the social media, today we have apprehended him and made him apologize for his alleged comments. We hereby urge all the people in the region to respect the Assamese Language and its culture for a better society ahead in the state.”

Meanwhile, BJP ward member Teza Deb has been arrested by Digboi Police.