SHILLONG, Nov 28: A magisterial inquiry has been instituted to probe into the death of two civilians in firing by Army due to �mistaken identity� in North Garo Hills district, officials said here today.
IGP (Law and Order) GHP Raju said, Sibi Sadhu, DC, North Garo Hills has ordered the magisterial probe under Section 176 CrPC. David D Sangma, Additional District Magistrate will conduct the enquiry, Raju added.
Meanwhile, the Army authorities have admitted that they had failed to inform the local police of the incident immediately. � Correspondent