Saturday, January 28, 2023

Assam Police

1,179 Bru militants surrender in Assam: Police

A total of 1,179 Bru militants belonging to two outfits surrendered in Assam’s Hailakandi district on Monday, police said.Additional Director General of Police (Special Branch) Hiren Chandra Nath said insurgents belonging to the United Democratic Liberation Front of Barak...

Indian Army to train Assam police commandos

To strengthen the state security mechanism, the Assam government has recruited 2,570 trainees and is raising five new commando battalions.The Indian Army is undertaking the training of Assam Police commandos at seven different locations.On Friday, Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, Director...

Security deployment continue at Assam-M’laya border

Heavy security was deployed and prohibitory orders remained in force at the disputed area along the Assam-Meghalaya border, where six people were killed following violent clashes, even as travel restrictions between the two states continued for the sixth consecutive...

Protestors burn effigies of Shah, Sarma & Sangma

Five pressure groups under the banner of ‘Save Hynniewtrep Mission’ (SHM) on Saturday gheraoed the official residence of Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma in protest against the gunning down of five civilians by Assam Police at Mukroh in West...

Army trains Assam police new recruits to strengthen forces

 In a bid to strengthen the Assam police forces, the Indian Army is imparting training to the 2700-odd new recruits in a 40-week programme. Defence PRO, Lt Col Mahendra Rawat told IANS that the training under the Indian Army commenced...

Himanta raps Assam police for border violence

Criticising the Assam Police over handling of the violence along the Assam-Meghalaya border that led to killing of six people, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday said it used force in an “unprovoked, uncontrolled and arbitrary” manner.Sarma, who...

Firing incident: Assam police could have shown more restraint, says CM Sarma

Reacting to violence that claimed six lives in a village along the Assam-Meghalaya border, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday said that police could have shown more restraint before firing bullets to quell the mob. "Tuesday's incident has...

Heroin worth Rs. 1 crore seized from Khatkhati

In a delayed report, Assam Police seized 685 grams of heroin worth Rs 1 crore from a person who was walking through the railway track near Matipul railway crossing under Khatkhati police station in Assam’s Karbi Anglong district on...

Suspected Burmese Black Pepper worth Rs 1 Cr seized in Khatkhati

The Assam Police seized 13,500 kg of Burmese black pepper worth Rs 1 crore from a truck at Khatkhati check gate in Karbi Anglong district bordering Nagaland on Sunday night.The truck bearing registration number RJ 19GC 3301 was intercepted...

Assam Police seize drugs worth Rs 160 cr

Assam Police have seized drugs estimated to be worth Rs 160 crore from Cachar district, officials said. The police on Tuesday night recovered yaba tablets from a vehicle which was coming to Assam from Mizoram on the Silchar-Aizawl national highway. Superintendent...