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North East

Democracy being murdered in broad daylight: Congress slams BJP over violence in Tripura

NEW DELHI, JULY 15: The Congress on Monday slammed the BJP over incidents of violence in Tripura following the announcement of panchayat polls, alleging that "democracy is being murdered" in broad daylight in the Northeastern State which is the "real Samvidhan Hatya". Congress general secretary in-charge communications Jairam Ramesh claimed it is beyond doubt that the violence is being "masterminded by the self-styled double engine government". "Democracy is being murdered in broad daylight in Tripura. That it is being masterminded by the self-styled double engine Sarkar (government) is beyond any...
North East

28-year-old woman raped, murdered in Assam, accused held

Guwahati: A 28-year-old woman was allegedly raped and killed by two persons in Darrang district of Assam, police said on Sunday. Darrang Superintendent of Police Prakash Sonowal told PTI that the woman, who works as a daily wager at a brick kiln in Naodinga village went missing on March 7. "The police were intimated and an investigation was initiated accordingly. The body of the woman was found inside the smoke channel of the kiln on the next day," he added.. After preliminary investigation, it was found that two persons allegedly...
North East

14-yr girl brutally murdered in Guwahati

Guwahati, September 1: A minor girl was brutally murdered at her residence in Guwahati city on Wednesday, senior police officers said. The incident happened when the parents of the 14-year-old girl had gone out for work, they said."Preliminary probe suggests that she was stabbed multiple times on her back. She was also hit on her head by a pressure cooker, and a pestle used for smashing spices. We have recovered all the items from the spot," they said.Guwahati Police Commissioner Harmeet Singh and other officials rushed to the site in...