"Troops from #AssamRifles apprehend a #ZUF Cadre from Namdailong area of Cachar
District in South Assam with arms and ammunition.
We have arrested 11 persons including three women," Cachar
superintendent of police Diganta Bora (http://www.dnaindia.com/india/1845208/report-mob-beats-man-to-death-dances-around-his-body) told DNA, adding the case was of witch-hunting and involved the whole village.
Polling was boycotted in 10 polling stations under Haflong police station with the Indigenous People Forum, an umbrella organisation of Hmar, Kuki and Zeme Naga tribes, demanding bifurcation of the North Cachar
Hills district into two autonomous hills districts.
Districts Nagaon and Karbi-Anglong are situated in the central part of Assam, whereas District Cachar
is in the southern part (Fig.
Presently, 755 relief camps are operational in the districts of Dhemaji, Lakhimpur, Biswanath, Sonitpur, Darrang, Baksa, Nalbari, Barpeta, Chirang, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, Goalpara, Kamrup, Morigaon, Nagaon, Karbi Anglong, Golaghat, Jorhat, Dibrugarh, Tinsukia, Cachar
and Karimganj with 1,47,833 inmates and 304 Relief Distribution Centres in the districts of Lakhimpur, Darrang, Nalbari, Barpeta, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, South Salmara, Kamrup, Kamrup (M), Morigaon, Nagaon and Golaghat.
Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials said two persons died due to floods in Cachar
and Hailakandi areas while 548,986 persons from 719 villages in Nagaon, Hojai, Golaghat, Cachar
, Hailakandi and Karimganj districts were badly hit.
The NIA was on the lookout for Hojai in connection with the alleged siphoning off of part of the development fund -- sanctioned by the Centre for the North Cachar
Hills district -- to fund terror.
(Assam), [India], Mar 22 (ANI): The state police have arrested five people in connection with the murder of BJP's panchayat unit president Sukhendu Das.
Khan, an accused in the multi- crore scam in North Cachar
(Assam), [India], Mar 20 (ANI): BJP panchayat president in Assam, Sukhendu Das, was shot dead while he was returning to home after attending a party meeting on Tuesday night, police said on Wednesday.
(Assam), Nov 4 (ANI): The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) troopers on Saturday recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition from the Cachar
district of Assam.