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Escalating tension in Chirang

Tension is escalating in Chirang after two school goers were shot dead by police during a counter insurgency operation.         The incident took place at Runikhata in the morning when police opened fire at a group of students on their way to the school during an operation.          Two students namely Jiri Narzary and Pranjit Narzary died on the spot while three others sustained injury who were shifted to the Guwahati Medical College Hospital.          Then the irate mob rushed to the Runikhata police station and set it on fire. Even the police vehicles were not spared.

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