Dibrugarh domestic help incident | Son of absconding Dr. Siddhi Prasad Deori arrested

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Published: September 3,2020 03:02 PM
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September 3, 2020: Assam Medical College Hospital’s Senior Dr. Siddhi Prasad Deori’s son has been arrested on Thursday after they allegedly poured boiling water on a child at Milan Nagar area of Dibru

September 3, 2020: Assam Medical College and Hospital’s Senior Dr. Siddhi Prasad Deori’s son has been arrested on Thursday after they allegedly poured boiling water on a child at Milan Nagar area of Dibrugarh on last Monday.



The doctor’s son namely Priyanshu Pratim Deori was arrested from Lahual’s Ghoramara region today by the police and also detained one Kunal Senpati an associate of Priyanshu Pratim.





Reportedly, the main accused Dr. Siddhi Prasad Deori and his wife Dr. Mitali Konwar is still absconding. A team of Milan Nagar police outpost on Wednesday went to arrest Dr Siddhi Prasad Deori from his residence at Milan Nagar in Dibrugarh town, since then they have been absconding.



The 12-year-old child who had been working as a domestic help in Dr Deori’s home was allegedly poured boiling water. The child was later rescued by the Social Welfare Committee of Dibrugarh.



It may be mentioned that the accused family has been harassing the child from before. The incident has triggered the whole region and the locals have staged a protest against the child's harassment and demanded the arrest of the main accused.