Assam: Another Arrested In Agriculture Scam In Bongaigaon
GUWAHATI: The Bureau of Investigation and Economic Offences (BIEO) of the Assam Police arrested one Bidyutjyoti Sarma in connection with an agriculture scam in the state on Friday, July 26.
Bidyutjyoti Sarma (35) who is currently the chairman of Dhalaigaon panchayat was arrested from Bongaigaon in Assam.
As per sources, Sarma had allegedly collected Rs. 1 crore from poor farmers and assured them of providing tractors, seeds and fertilizers.
Earlier, three more people- Rahul Amin, Ranjan Pegu and Himani Basumatary were arrested in connection with the same case.