GUWAHATI, Aug 9 - Inspector in-charge of Panikhaiti Police Outpost Borsing Terang and eight other police personnel of the outpost have been closed to the Assam Police Reserve.
Further, ASI Palash Deka and constable Biswajit Sarma have been suspended for dereliction of duty. Two Home Guards personnel have also been discharged from service.
This comes in the wake of the death of Chandan Bharali who escaped from police custody and later committed suicide close to the police outpost on Wednesday.
The entire team of the outpost has been replaced to facilitate a fair investigation into the incident, DCP (Central) Ranjan Bhuyan said. A new team has taken over charge of Panikhaiti Outpost.