DIBRUGARH: Assam police on Friday arrested two individuals in reference to the suicide of an animal rights activist in Dibrugarh.
The 2 individuals recognized as Baidullah Khan and Nishant Sharma have been arrested on the cost of abetting the suicide of animal rights activist Vineet Bagaria.
A workforce of Dibrugarh police on Friday arrested them from Lumding. Two extra accused Sanjay Sarma and Izaz Khan are nonetheless absconding.
On Thursday, Vineet Bagaria allegedly dedicated suicide by hanging himself at his residence on the Shani Mandir Street in Dibrugarh.
The incident has sparked large reactions in Dibrugarh city. On Friday, locals staged a protest in entrance of Dibrugarh police station for an hour demanding capital punishment of the culprits.
The protesters raised slogans ‘Dibrugarh police return’ ‘SP Murdabad’.
In addition they demanded the suspension of the Dibrugarh police station officer in cost.
“We demanded capital punishment for the culprits. Regardless of submitting a number of complaints towards Sanjay Sarma and Baidullah Khan, police didn’t take the case severely. Vinnet tried laborious to get justice however when he failed to take action, he took the intense step,” mentioned a protester.
Carrying posters and banners in search of ‘justice for Vineet’ giant numbers of individuals gathered at his residence to pay tributes to Bagaria.
A protest march along with his physique was taken out on Dibrugarh road, the place a lot of folks took half.
Earlier than his loss of life, Vineet had recorded a video the place he accused Baidullah Khan, Sanjay Sharma and Nishant Sharma of bodily and mentally harassing him and his household over some rented property.
Vineet’s father Kailash Kumar Bagaria, a chartered accountant of Dibrugarh city filed an FIR on the Dibrugarh Police Station on Thursday night naming the three individuals answerable for his son’s loss of life.
Vineet’s loss of life had brought on widespread outrage within the city as he was fairly in style for his accommodative nature.
He was usually seen within the streets of Dibrugarh feeding stray canines and caring for deserted and sick animals.
Vineet was the co-founder of Animal Welfare Individuals (AWP), an NGO, which takes care of stray canines.
His group had rescued many canines which have been injured in accidents. Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Vinnet had fed many stray canines. His love for animals has inspired children to hitch the NGO.
Sources mentioned that for the final a number of years there was a dispute happening between Vineet’s household and Baidullah Khan.
Vineet’s father is claimed to have given an area on the bottom ground of his residence on the Shani Mandir Street to Sanjay Sharma to run a enterprise however he had allegedly sub-let the house to Baidullah Khan who then opened a motorbike spare elements store.
Offended protesters on Friday closed down their retailers.