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Gory clash: 3 of a family dead

Three people of a family died in a clash along the Assam-Meghalaya border sending shockwaves across the state on Monday.

The gory clash took place at Phulbari on Sunday evening where a youth hacked to death his  maternal uncle following a family clash. Identified as Khairul Islam, the youth was arrested by police hours after he Minaruddin Ahmed with a sharp knife. 

But the situation turned more violent turn when an angry mob in the area set on fire Khairul’s house were his parents died. 

Later policemen dispersed the mob before launching a massive man hunt to nab the cuprits involved in the gruesome incident.   

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