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North East

5 policemen suspended in Assam for ‘nexus’ with smugglers

Silchar (Assam), December 11: Five Assam Police personnel have been suspended for their alleged nexus with areca nut smugglers in Cachar district of Assam, officials said on Monday. Cachar SP Numal Mahatta suspended five constables for allegedly allowing passage of smuggled areca nuts through the district. The policemen were posted at Digorkhal check-post and were part of Gumrah Police Investigation Centre along the Assam-Meghalaya inter-state border, an officer of district police said. A truck with areca nuts was allowed to cross the toll gate of Shibnagar with the help of...
North East

Manipur: Govt doctor suspended for social media post

Imphal, September 28: A government doctor was suspended in Manipur for allegedly making an 'inappropriate comment' on social media, a notification said. He was a medical officer posted at the Tamenglong district, it said. The doctor was suspended with immediate effect for 'posting/ sharing inappropriate comment on social media which is conduct unbecoming of a government servant', it added. He shall not leave the headquarters at Imphal without obtaining prior permission from the government, the notification issued on Wednesday said. The nature of the post was, however, not clarified in...
North East

5 policemen suspended over May 4 Manipur incident; IG rank officer to probe armoury looting

Imphal, August 6: Manipur Police has suspended five police personnel including the station incharge of the area where the incident of two women being stripped and paraded by a mob had taken place on May 4, officials said on Sunday. The officials said immediately after the video of the incident surfaced on July 19, Manipur police decided to suspend the station in-charge of Nongpok Sekmai police station in Thoubal district and four other police personnel. The action was taken promptly and has not been reversed despite daily protests by some...
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