Home Minister Shah has assured probe by central agency into 'firing by Assam Police': Meghalaya CM

Updated: Nov 24 2022 10:07PM

Home Minister Shah has assured probe by central agency into 'firing by Assam Police': Meghalaya CM

New Delhi, Nov 24 (PTI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday said Union Home Minister Amit Shah has assured that he would act on his request for a CBI probe into the "firing by Assam Police" along the states' border.

Talking to reporters here, he said he also demanded justice for the lives lost in the firing and sought action against those responsible during the meeting with Shah.

The home ministry spokesperson later tweeted that Shah has assured a CBI probe -- a demand also raised by the Assam government -- into the firing incident.