Guwahati: On charges of molesting an inmate and misappropriation of government property, the jailor of Tezpur central jail, Mrinmoi Dawka, has been arrested on Thursday.
The spouse of a jail inmate of the Tezpur central jail alleged that the accused jailor had molested her. She filed an FIR against the jailor at Tezpur Sadar Police station.
It is also alleged that the jailor Mrinmoi Dawka has sold certain valuable properties of the jail. Based on such allegations, a case no. 841/20 US 354 (A)/409 IPC P/W Added Section – 376 (C) IPC was registered in Tezpur Police Station (Sadar).
Another case has been registered against the jailer in Tezpur Sadar Police station with case no. 1002/20 US 294, 354, 342 and 506.
Later, Tezpur police arrested the jailer on Thursday and produced him in the court.