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The new outfit will be a non-compromising political force & will not be named after KMSS' earlier venture Gana Mukti Sangram-Asom, but a new name will be given, said KMSS president.
Gogoi was arrested on 12 December last year as a 'preventive measure' in view of deteriorating law and order situation in Assam. He was also booked under UAPA.
Earlier this week, the 80-year-old activist was shifted from the Taloja Central Jail to JJ Hospital in south Mumbai after he complained of dizziness.
The activist will, however, remain in jail for the remaining two cases being probed by the National Investigation Agency.
A total of 55 inmates, along with two other peasant leaders Bittu Sonowal and Dhairjya Konwar, have also tested positive at the Guwahati Central Jail.
Geetashree Tamuly’s post comes in the light of local media reports saying Akhil Gogoi’s health has deteriorated and he has symptoms of Covid.
NIA has filed charge sheet against Assam-based RTI activist Akhil Gogoi, his aide Bittoo Sonowal, and Manas Konwar & Dhirjya Konwar.
Akhil Gogoi was arrested by the Assam Police in Jorhat on 12 December when protests over the amended Citizenship Act rocked the state.
Akhil Gogoi, also a peasant leader, was booked under the stringent UAPA, soon after widespread anti-CAA protests broke out in Assam.
RTI activist Akhil Gogoi, who has also been charged with waging war against the nation, could now be the first to be tried as a terrorist under new UAPA.
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