Dimapur, December 08 (NEx): Just a week after the winter appeal by Dimapur police to refrain from any foolish act or else it will be ‘Jingle All The Way into the lock up’, an extortionist was arrested on Monday, while collecting illegal tax from business establishment at M.P Road area in Dimapur.
Additional Deputy Commissioner of Dimapur, in a press release informed that, one person namely Aghato Sumi (38 yrs) was arrested by Dimapur Police on Monday, December 07, 2020, while collecting illegal tax from business establishment at M.P Road area, Dimapur.
The ADC also informed that, cash amount of Rs.6010 was recovered/seized from his possession. In this connection, a case has been registered at East Police Station Dimapur for further investigation, he added.
This is the second arrest reported by Dimapur Police. Earlier, an extortionist was arrested from Super Market area, Dimapur on Saturday, December 05, 2020 while collecting illegal tax.
It is important to note that at the onset of winter and Christmas season, Dimapur police through official Twitter on December 02, 2020 made an appeal to the public to refrain from any foolish act or else it will be Jingle All The Way into the lock up.
A winter Appeal !
— dimapur police (@dimapurpolice) December 2, 2020