The Nagaon Police Department has arrested the prime accused of the Batadrava riot. The accused has been identified as Alauddin who reportedly went into hiding following the incident. He has been accused of being the mastermind behind setting the police station on fire. He has been nabbed by the Nagaon police with the help of the Darrang police department.
Batadrava Police Station set on fire
As per reports from India Today, the accused went into hiding after the police identified him from video footage. He was then nabbed by the Nagaon police on Thursday evening.
According to reports from a leading news agency, the accused, Alauddin is not a first time offender. He has been involved in several cases related to drugs and dacoities. He was arrested on Thursday evening and will be transferred to Nagaon on Friday.