Meghalaya Man Arrested For ‘Extorting’ Money In Assam

DULAN KALITA

Azara, May 11, 2019

Palasbari Police on May 11th, 2019 arrested a person from Meghalaya on charges of extorting money from the people of Assam over a long-pending disputable road, a portion of which falls in Meghalaya.

As alleged by the locals of that area, Michael Waziri has been “threatening” and  “extortion” money from the people living along the Assam-Meghalaya border areas. Waziri has also reportedly asked to stop the construction work of the road.

Police also arrested three persons from Assam who allegedly vandalized Waziri’s house and property.