The recovery of a grenade spreads no less sensation in Silchar on Friday when parts of the entire Barak valley remained paralyzed under the impact of the Bajrang bandh.
Security forces who were patrolling on the streets got to know about the grenade from a few local residents in the morning. Then they rushed to the spot and recovered the grenade from a dustbin before defusing it at a safe place. Search operation is going on to nab the miscreant.
Guwahati City Police will take on Salbag Sports Club in Gossaigaon in the 18th Daoharu Mungklong Trophy tournament at Dotma DASA ground in Kokrajhar on Monday. Kachugaon Bardwi Shikla Sports Club defeated Barhoongka Athletic Club, Kokrajhar 5-4 through penalty kick in the inaugural match of the 18th Daoharu Mungklong Trophy 2015, has been kicked off on Sunday.
Pranab Das of Barhoongka netted his first goal in the very beginning 9 minutes against Bardwi Shikla. Okhrang Narzary of Bardwi Shikla equalize the match scoring goal against Barhoongka in 24 minutes of the first half and led the match 1-1 . Both the team tried to give goal during game time, but failed to score goals and held draw.
Later, a penalty kick wax conducted where Bardwi Shikla beat Barhoongka AC 5-4 and forwarded to play another round. Among others, MLA Pradip Kumar Brahma, BTC executive member Rajib Brahma, sports organisers were present on the day.
A total of 10 teams from parts of the state and various states of the country including ASEB, Guwahati; South East Railway, Jharkhand; City Police, Guwahati; Barhoongka AC, Kokrajhar; Coochbehar Municipality FC, West Bengal; DASA Xi, Dotma; Bardwi Shikla, Kachugaon,; Gossaigaon Salbagan Sports Club are participating the trophy.
The final match would be played on October 16. Championship team would be awarded cash 50,000 and trophy while runners up team would be give away cash 25,000 and trophy.
Assam Jogging Association (AJA) has organized a Mass Jogging program on December 31, 2012 to usher in the New Year. AJA organizes the program on the last day of the year to welcome the New Year with an appropriate message that suits the time. The theme for 2013 is: “Hold Roses not Guns Communal harmony, for peace and Peace for Progress.”
The Mass Jogging will be started from Dispur Parade Ground (Janata Bhawan Field) and it will end at the same point after completing a 8 kilometer round touching Chandmari Fly- over. The masss Jogging program will be flagged off by Mr. Universe Mahadeb Deka AJA appeals all to participate in the program. The march will be started at 6-15 AM. AJA requested to contact mobile no. 94350-48484 or 9435044477 for further information.
The Assam Rifles troops averted a major security breach when they recovered and defused a grenade in Haflong town on Friday morning stated AR press release. Troops of Haflong based Assam Rifles unit were on routine area domination patrol when at approx 6 am they found a live hand grenade on the road side near Synod point. The grenade could have caused serious injuries to innocent commuters including women & children including loss of lives. The continued vigilance by the Assam Rifles has saved the people from a potentially dangerous situation which could have used by rival groups to cause further trouble during these tense times.