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5 NDFB-S militants killed in Chirang

Police claimed to have killed 5 NDFB(Songbijit) militants at an encounter in Chirang district on Wednesday.

The encounter took place with a joint police and army team in in morning  inside a dense jungle of Laimuti under Runikhata police station.

Police further seized an AK series rifle, five pistols, six magazines, five grenades, 60 rounds of ammunition and Rs 1 lakh in cash were recovered from the spot.

The slain militants were identified as C Rekha @ Rajib Sumpramary, assistant finance secretary,M Rojong @ Roslin Mushahary,commander of Laimuti area,Debanand Islary,Pwrmailang Basumatary and Raju Basumatary @ B Raidwng.


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14 killed in militant attack in Kokrajhar

5 Aug 2016 - 7:04pm | AT News

In yet another incident of gruesome violence that sends nationwide shock and anger suspected  NDFB(S) militants gunned down at least 14 people at an open market in Kokrajhar on Friday.
The incident took place in the morning when two militant who landed from a rickshow at 11-30 and started indiscriminate firing at the crowd where 14 people dead and 30 others injured.
One of the militants lobbed a grenade at the crowd before vanishing from the spot.

Amid an utter chaos, security forced arrived in the spot and claimed to have killed one of the militants as he was trying to escape from the spot. The injured have been rushed to the hospitals where they are battling for life. The death toll could go up.

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Training for SSA/RTE members at Khonsa

12 Jul 2013 - 10:27pm | Ripunjoy Das

Following the Siksha Ka Haq Abhiyan flagged off by his Excellency the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh on June 8, the SSA District Unit, Tirap has started the Awareness Campaign and 3-days training for SMC/PRI members block levels. For Khonsa block Community Training has been started from July 5 at Khonsa and the Programme will continue till July 23. In Lazu block the programme started with Rallies and meetings on July 6 followed by Community Training.  Awareness Campaign and training programmes in rest of the blocks will be started from July 12-13.

The main objective of this programme is to mobilize the community leaders like SMC/PRI and Stake holders and to acquaint them with the basic aims and objectives of the SSA/RTE. The SSA District Mission is emphatically imparting them to create awareness and inculcate a sense of ownership and belongingness towards education. The roles and responsibility of SMC/PRI for holistic planning taking habitation level as unit of planning. To focus mainly on 100 % enrolment by bringing back all OOSC back to schools through Special training in Residential Special Training Centre/Non-Residential Special Training Centres to ensure complete ERC.

Ticket tussle in BPF

18 Jan 2016 - 8:52am | Hantigiri Narzary

Sitting BPF MLA from Kokrajhar west seat Pradip Kumar Brahma expressed his reaction just after declined to get party ticket to contest ensuing assembly election said that it was Hagrama Mohilary's decision, not PMB body of the party. 

In an exclusive interview who was declined ticket to contest election, Brahma told that he was given party ticket to contest in 2011 by party president Hagrama Mohilary and today he face declined of ticket by him, which has showed that Mohilary run the party on his will and not by the party democracy. 

He said, "When I was given party ticket in 2011 and elected to the assembly where I had to face damarage of crores of schemes as I was a first class ' A' tikadar in that time. After elected MLA I had lost several construction jobs, which are happened due to Mohilary".

Brahma said that giving ticket to Rabiram Narzary, who today unified with BPF will not be benefitting to party, as he was not belonged to Kokrajhar west constituency. His entry into BPF party will decrease party spirits as peoples are favoring to party sides, he said. 

He also expressed his gesture to contest coming election, but he did not opened his mouth this time. He simply said that he will do for the welfare of the publics as he had served during his MLA tenure. 

Supporters of MLA Brahma strongly reacted for not getting party ticket to sitting MLA said that it was unacceptable and unimagine decision over declined to a sitting MLA. Newly unified member of BPF,Rabiram Narzary's candidature declaration would meet of defeat in the election, a supporter of Brahma, who did not wish to name.