Maoist leader arrested in Golaghat
Golaghat Police today apprehended a dreaded Maoist leader from Khakandguri under Dergaon. The arrested cadre has been identified as Pallav Charingia Phukan alias Akon alias Phukan who hails from Tinsukia and working as an organiser with the banned organisation. Police sources said that Pallav Charingia Phukan along with his associates were organising a meeting at a place in Khakandguri. Acting on a tip off a special team of Golaghat police led by Additional SP Numal Mahto raided the spot and apprehended the Maoist. However two other cadres namely Diganta Thamong of Arunachal Pradesh and Bikash of Karbi Anglong were managed to escape from the spot. In the meeting plannings were made for Rhino poaching with the help of Naga extremists which unveils the Maoist organisation's link with other insurgents groups in the North East. It is to be mentioned that Golaghat police apprehended the most wanted Maoist leader Aditya Bora from the same place last month.
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During the last Durga Puja, an awarness programme on wildlife conservation was organised at Nazira town by voluntary organisation Pragati. The event included poster campaign, rally etc.
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Nazira is gearing up for an upcoming yoga amp in the town which would help the people bring health awareness. Organized by Ankuran Sangeet Vidalaya, the camp would take place from October 13 to 18 at the Nazira Bibah Bhavan where renowned Yoga therapist Nolin Nath is scheduled to participate.
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To mark the killings of 8 protestors who had died of bullet wounds on a 12 hour strike demanding ST status to Adivasis in July 25 in 2003, All Adivasi Students’ Association of Assam (AASAA) is going tom observe the 14th Adivasi Martyrs Day today at Orengajuli Market complex on July 25. 14 years have passed by but justice to the family of the martyrs still a pending case. The government and police personals have failed in finding out the culprits and the families have been deprived from government compensations till day despite of pressure by AASAA activists. This day is a memorable event for all Adivasis of Assam.
All Adivasi Students’ Association (AASAA) Udalguri district committee in collaboration with Garujhar A/C will organize a day long program to commemorate the sorrowful event. The day will start with the hoisting of the flag by Suresh Tanti, MCLA, 33 No. Nonai Serphang Constituency, floral tribute at Shahid Memorial site, sapling plantation, a procession to mark the event, felicitation to the students and an open session which will be presided over by Tinku Orang, Predient Udalguri distict (AASAA) said Robin Gowala working President of the reception committee. Wilfred Toppo, President CEC will remain as the chief speaker at the meeting which will be graced by minister Rihon Daimary.