Hailakandi: A magisterial inquiry has been instituted to ascertain the caste certificate of Swarup Das, INC candidate for the HP1 Karimganj SC (reserved) constituency.
In an order, Deputy Commissioner, Hailakandi, Keerthi Jalli constituted a two-member inquiry committee to ascertain the scheduled caste certificate of INC candidate Das following a complaint from the president, Anusuchit Jati Mahasabha, Central Committee, Assam. SDO (Sadar) Prodip Timung and Assistant Commissioner, RL Changsan will probe into it and submit the report urgently to Deputy Commissioner, Jalli.
A case has also been registered against Das at Katlicherra Police Station, confirmed OC Nirmol Biswas. Das is a resident of Mohadevpur under Katlicherra PS of Hailakandi district.
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