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1 arrested for pelting stone at train

Nagaland News

Dimapur, August 23: Acting on information that a stone pelter involved in the pelting of stone on Train No. 15604 DN on August 22 has been found near the railway track at Burma Camp in Dimapur, RPF Dimapur personnel immediately proceeded to the area and apprehended one person identified as Abid Hussain (29).
On being interrogated, the apprehended person stated that he usually sleeps near railway track area of Burma Camp, while looking for work. On the night of August 21-22, he was sleeping near the track when Train No. 15604 DN approached Dimapur Railway Station.
The accused said he was angry with the repeated blowing of horn and out of anger he took stones and pelted at the train engine.
According to RPF sources, the accused has been sentenced to one month in jail.
(Page News Service)