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Assam base ballers bring glory

The base ballers from Assam have fetched no less pride to the country when the India clinched the Presidential Cup championship in Iran on Saturday.

The Indian team comprise Gangesh Das, Projex Das and Ashis Baruah who stole the march in the global baseball fight in Iran. The trio is on the way back to New Delhi on Tuesday. Various sports organizations and individuals have greeted the three baseball players for their landmark achievement abroad.  

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Policemen rushed to the spot. But by then, the militants managed to escape. This is the fifth cases of death in BTAD areas within this week.

SSB jawans injured in road mishap

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The SSB jawans from 59th battalion posted at Mwinaguri Saralpara along the Indo Bhutan border extremely north of Kokrajhar district were on a vehicle was met mishap around 9 am this morning following excel broke down on running which was on way to Kokrajhar where SSB jawans received serious injuries.

The injured jawans were immediately rushed to Kokrajhar RNB hospital by SSB ambulance, three of the injured are said to be critical condition.

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