Reward up to Rs 1 lakh for information of Assam culprits
Posted on: 01:02 AM IST Aug 19, 2012
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday announced a reward of up to Rs 1 lakh to anyone providing information on the culprits behind the communal violence in Assam.
"Credible and relevant information, photo, audio or video clip etc. leading to identification or arrest of perpetrators of the crimes in Assam will be rewarded," said an official.
"Those having any information can contact the CBI on phone numbers 8811099997 or 8811099996 or send an SMS on these numbers... Information can also be faxed on 03664-241253 or e-mailed on firstname.lastname@example.org," said a CBI statement.
"The identity of the informant would be kept secret."
The investigative agency is probing the clashes between Bodo tribals and Bengali-speaking Muslims in Assam.
The CBI has registered seven cases relating to the communal violence in Assam in the districts of Kokrajhar, Dubri and Chirang.