Rice farmer to take legal action against police over detention of wife

A West Berbice rice farmer is taking legal action against the police at the Fort Wellington Station for the detention and harassment of his wife two Sundays ago.

Abdool Sahim Rahim of Bush Lot told Stabroek News that his wife, Zaleena Rahim was kept at the station from around 7 am to 6:10 pm on January 27 and the police have still not told her what offence she allegedly committed.

She questioned the police on why they locked her up and “he tell me, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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