GUWAHATI: Assam police have apprehended six persons including two women on Saturday for dishonouring the national flag of India during an Eid feast in Abhayapuri of Bongaigaon district.
The six allegedly used the national flag as a dining table cover while having their food on it during the Eid celebration. A picture of the incident went viral.
Immediately when the image caught state police special director general LR Bishnoi’s attention, he had directed the state police to initiate a probe.
The state police immediately swung into action and Bongaigaon police located the place where the alleged incident had happened on Friday.
Police said the incident has happened at the residence of one Rejina Parvin Sultana of Tengnamari village of Abhayapuri in Bongaigaon district. She along with five others were already been apprehended a case has been registered against them.
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