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Three killed, over six injured in police firing in Golaghat

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 15:37

Three persons were killed and six injured in police firing in this Assam town on Wednesday when a mob tried to set ablaze the deputy commissioner`s office and a police station and targetted a hospital in continuing violence along the state`s border with Nagaland, after which indefinite curfew was clamped in the areas and Army called out.

Over 14,000 police posts vacant in Assam

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 18:30

Nearly 20 per cent posts of the 75,559-strong Assam Police is lying vacant at present, the state Assembly was informed on Monday.

Assam police to get Special Highway Patrol unit

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 20:56

Assam government has decided to set up a special Highway Patrol unit of the Assam Police to deal with accidents and crimes on National Highways, an official release said here today.

Two killed, two injured in Assam road mishap

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 14:42

Two persons were killed and two others injured when a speeding truck and a car collided in Assam`s Kamrup (Rural) district Tuesday, police said.

Two ULFA terrorists killed in encounter

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 21:54

Two ULFA (anti-talk) faction terrorists were killed in an encounter with a joint team of the Army and Assam Police.

Separate cadre for intelligence wing to tackle crime in Assam

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 01:09

In an attempt to modernise and strengthen the police force, the Assam government has decided to have a separate cadre for the intelligence wing.

10 militants held for Assam police officer`s killing

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 22:21

Assam Police have arrested 10 militants involved in the killing of a top police officer and his personal security officer in Karbi Anglong district, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said here Tuesday.

Assam minister raises concerns over police postings

Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 23:57

An Assam minister on Sunday expressed concern over the posting of a senior person like 58-year-old Nitya Nanda Goswami, the SP who was killed by insurgents along with his personal security officer, in a difficult area like Hamren police district, while an internal enquiry was ordered by the DG into Thursday night`s killing.

Police association mourns death of SP, PSO

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 20:26

The Assam Police Service Officers Association on Saturday mourned the demise of Hamren Superintendent of Police Nitya Nanda Goswami and his personal security officer (PSO) constable Ratul Nunisa in an encounter with extremists.

SP, cop killed by militants in Assam`s Karbi Anglong

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 11:55

A Superintendent of Police and another police man were killed in an encounter with militants of Karbi Peoples` Liberation Tigers (KPLT) in Karbi Anglong district of central Assam.

Families reluctant to return to site of mayhem in Assam

Last Updated: Sunday, May 11, 2014, 15:47

It is a difficult situation for Safikul Islam. He wants to go back to his village but his wife and mother are unwilling to risk the family`s life as they witnessed the mayhem in front of their eyes.

Assam attacks cowardly attempts to spread fear: PM

Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 11:20

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday condemned the violence in Assam and said that such attacks are "cowardly attempts to spread fear and terror".