A senior police officer, who does not want to be named, told ET, “IRBF jawan, Laldintwang, meandering around the blast site with the cordex wire”.
Hailakandi SP Gaurav Upadhyay told media person, “Laldintwang was arrested and forwarded to Judicial custody under case vide Ramnathpur PS case no 192/21 u/s 120(B)/447/427 IPC r/w Sec 4 of PDPP Act r/w Section 3 of E.S. Act, that has been registered with reference to the incident and whose investigation is underway.”
Assam has alleged that the bridge was being constructed within the Assam side. Mizoram refuted and stated that the area belongs to them.
Recently there were clashes along Assam-Mizoram border which resulted in the death of seven people and injuries to several others.