A bridge on National Highway 37, used by trucks for transporting essential items to Manipur from Assam, has been damaged in an IED explosion in Cachar district of Assam, officials said here today.
A top militant leader was arrested Tuesday when he came to receive extortion money from a petrol pump personnel while his accomplice managed to escape at Jiribam town here in East district.
Normal life was partly affected in Manipur, the first day of the two-day general strike called by a local committee to protest the killing of a truck driver.
Assam Rifles on Saturday claimed that allegations against its personnel of harassing and torturing an arrested resident was `false and baseless`.
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