Elephant calf rescued in Golaghat
Local residents in Thuramukh area in Golaghat heaved a sigh of relief after they managed to ensure the safe rescue of an elephant calf from a deep drain on Thursday.
Talking to Assam Times local residents said that the calf was trapped in the drain in Thuramukh tea garden when it as accompanying a herd of wild elephant who came down to the area in search of food in the morning.
Initially, the full grown elephants tried to rescue the calf. But of no avail. Then the entire herd left the place. As the calf started screaming, villagers in large number came to its rescue safely. Then a team of forest officials and veterinary doctors arrived in the spot and released the animal after necessary treatment.
The incident took place a day after a full grown wild elephant died a sudden death in the district when it was moving in search of food.
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Students admiring advanced Indian army warfare at the TECHNICHE08'-an annual technological festival of Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati one of the premiere Information Technology(IT) institute in the world located at North Guwahati, Assam. The festival attracts over 10,000 participants from other states and speakers across the globe besides over 4000 students of IIT-G and some thousands visitors of various schools and institutes.
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After ten hours of an intensive interrogation police on Friday morning arrested Dr Rajamanthandan, the CID officer who was heading the SIT set up to probe the NBBUSS vandalism at a local AASU office.
The senior IPS officer was arrested charging him with sabotaging the crucial probe by making public the crucial information on the role of Soobodh Biswas, a charge he has been denying.
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