Animal rights organisation Humane Society International (HSI) Friday urged Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi to take measures to stop buffaloes and birds' fight during the traditional Magh Bihu festival in the state.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday acknowledged that jehadi activities were going on in the state but denied having any knowledge of the state's main opposition party AIUDF allegedly having links with it.
Home Minister P Chidambaram spoke to Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and is understood to
have enquired from about the killing 23 people by NDFB
militants and asked him to take all possible steps to
apprehend the culprits.