Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Major breakthrough in Sivasagar blast

Sivasagar police have achieved a major breakthrough in the recent of powerful blast that left a businessman killed and ten others injured. Police have arrested six youths in this connection and the initial confessional statements have suggested it a handiwork of ULFA. All the six have been arrested during a special operation led by additional SP in Sivasagar and Dibrugarh districts. They have been identified as Naba Gogoi, Narayan Gogoi, Papu Chetia, Nabajyoti Baruah and Upen Dihingia. According to inputs available with police, ULFA leader Bhaskar Nath alias Amlan Baruah planted the bomb near the Laxmi Talkies on Monday which exploded at 9 in the evening leaving Nirud Das dead.
Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

NSUI decries government’s ‘silence’ over Pravish Chanam’s death

22 Sep 2017 - 9:13pm | AT News Imphal
The National Students Union of India (NSUI) Manipur state on Friday held a protest demonstration here over the death of Pravish Chanam. The police and his family are still clueless about the...

Dony say vote bank politics: Gogoi

27 Oct 2012 - 3:55am | editor
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday said that ruling Congress did not indulge in vote bank politics. Talking to reporters Gogoi said that there is simply no question of vote bank politics....

Truckers attacked, money looted

1 Dec 2014 - 4:05pm | Inamul Islam
The round-the-clock-vigil seems to have failed to ensure safety and security for the people even on the national highways. Goons looted money and attacked two truckers in the outskirt of Guwahati on...