FROM OUR STAFF CORRESPONDENT
SHILLONG, July 25: Prelimiry medical reports have ruled out the death of Oljen Sangriang as an outcome of injuries sustained after being caught by the Village Defense Council (VDP) in Rambrai village on Thursday evening. Sangriang was allegedly caught red handed by the VDP while committing theft with one of his accomplice identified as Shanbor Nongsiej in Rambrai market, West Khasi Hills district.
Meanwhile, commenting on mob violence, the SP of West Khasi Hills, Sylverstar Nongtnger said, “Oljen Sangriang was caught in the act and was brought to Nongstoin Police Station before being taken to the government hospital.”
“Prelimiry medical reports read that he died due to hyper tension leading to cardiac arrest”, stated Nongtnger even as he added the post mortem report will bring out the entire truth.
Police has however arrested one Pynshai Nongsiej in this connection.