Assam Police

Deadbody of Assam IPS officer and Home Secretary Siladitya Chetia allegedly died by suicide at a private hospital in Guwahati after his wife passed away following a prolonged illness on 18-06-24 police said. Chetia, a 2009-batch IPS officer, allegedly shot himself with his service weapon inside the ICU where his wife died. He had earlier served as SP of Tinsukia and Sonitpur districts, and commandant of the 4th Battalion of the Assam Police before being posted as the home secretary of the state.