NIA Files Charge Sheet Against CPI (Maoist) Cadre in Guwahati Court Under UAPA

Samrat Chakraborty, NIA

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday has filed a supplementary charge sheet against accused Samrat Chakraborty in connection with the arrests of two leaders of the banned CPI (Maoist) group before an NIA special court in Guwahati, Assam.

Arun Kumar Bhattacharya and Kajal Urang alias Akash Urang alias Bablu were arrested from Cachar district of Assam.
As per NIA’s chargesheet accused Samrat Chakraborty who is a resident of Gughudanga under Nagerbazar Police Station of Dumdum in North 24 Parganas of West Bengal is an active member of the banned outfit and was part of a conspiracy hatched by the top leadership of CPI (Maoist) to expand its organisational set-up and operational base in Assam

The chargesheet has been filed under section 120B of the IPC and sections 18, 20 and 38 of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) against him.

The accused had been staying at several hideouts in the Cachar district to expand and strengthen the CPI (Maoist) organisation in the area, NIA claimed

The NIA has also claimed that he even acted as a close link between the leadership of the CPI (Maoist) organisation in different regions.

An FIR was filed at the Crime Branch Police Station of Kamrup (Metropolitan) district in Assam before being taken up by the NIA.

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