Shillong,June 24: Nilberth Ch Marak from the Chambugong Mahari of Gongdengiri has petitioned the DGP against the officer-incharge of Jengjal police station, West Garo Hills for harassing and detaining two people for several hours.
In the petition on June 23, Marak said that the officer SI B.A Bamon had illegally detained Kennedy Ch. Marak and Jimberth T. Sangma on June 21 and abused power without wearing proper uniform and smoking at the police station while performing duty.
The complainant also attached a photo of the officer-in-charge ( in picture)
Marak alleged that earlier two persons, Ronjit T Sangma and Mechail Ch Marak had filed false complaint against Kennedy Chubath D. Sangma, Welping Ch Marak, Christopher Ch Marak and Darseng Ch Marak.
Following this, the officer issued a notice on June 20 under section 41A directing Kennedy and Jimberth to appear on June 21.
In compliance with the notice, Kennedy and his niece Retina Ch Marak appeared before the officer-in-charge.
Marak pointed out that the officer in-charge harassed and misbehaved with Kennedy and Jimberth, the Nokma of Gongdengiri by asking them to stay at the police station for six hours.
The complainant said in the absence of Police Accountability Commission, he is seeking the intervention of the DGP as per the Meghalaya Police Act.