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Two blasts rock Bongaigaon town

Two blasts have cracked Bongaigaon town in lower Assam on Saturday morning a day after the Independence Day on Friday. According to information, the first one took place at around 8-15 in the morning near a police checking point at Swahidbedi. No casualty has been reported as there was no police when it took place. This was followed by the second one five minute after it which exploded at Pagalathan at around 8-20 in the morning. Details awaited. Top ranked police and civil officials have rushed to the spot. Notably, three blasts have rocked lower Assam districts of Chirang and Dhubri on Friday before the unfurling of the national tricolour. Police say these a handiwork of ULFA where two people have received injury.

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