Jorhat, Oct 25: Two senior IAF personnel were today detained by Jorhat police at Pulibor outpost for allegedly assaulting members of a village defence party. Sources said that a group of IAF personnel engaged in an altercation with VDP men who were on duty at Sorigaon area of the town last night. Two of the VDP men - Dhrubajyoti Bordoloi and Manik Basumatary - were detained at the IAF base here overnight. The VDP men, who bore injury marks of assault, were rescued by Jorhat police this morning. The victims lodged an FIR today after which police detained squadron leader Bijit Mahajan and flight lieutent kul Dey for questioning.
IAF personnel held for assaulting VDP men in Jorhat