Sharjeel Imam in Assam Police Custody
GUWAHATI: The Patiala House court handed over Sharjeel Imam to Assam Police custody on the strength of the production warrant.
According to reports, Sharjeel will be presented before the CJM Kamrup through video conferencing on February 13.
Sharjeel is currently in the judicail custody and will be produced at Central Forensic Science Laboratory.
Earlier, a team of Assam Police under the leadership of Additional Superintendent of Police, Nabaneet Mahanta has left for Delhi to take Iman into custody.
Iman was arrested from Bihar will said to be produced at a court following which Assam police will take him into its custody.
Sharjeel Imam, an activist, has been booked under several cases for allegedly delivering inflammatory speeches against Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC).
Imam had done his Masters from IIT-Mumbai before joining JNU to pursue his Ph. D in Historical Studies.