A powerful IED exploded at a road in Meghalaya's South Garo Hills district injuring five policemen, who were travelling through a remote village from the area, police said on Saturday.
Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma Wednesday condemned yesterday's IED attack in the remote South Garo Hills district, which killed two policemen and injured three others, and directed the police to take steps to neutralise the outfit.
Union Minister Gen (retd) VK Singh on Friday condemned the violent attacks in the northeast saying it was abnormal in a society known for its matriarchal nature.
Champion R Sangma, who headed the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army in Meghalaya, has been granted bail in one more case.
Five policemen were killed in western Meghalaya Tuesday when tribal militants ambushed a police team on its way to a jail to take charge of a prisoner, officials said.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi announced an ex-gratia grant of Rs two lakh to the next of kin of the 8 coal miners killed in South Garo Hills on Sunday night.
Unidentified men gunned down eight coal miners and injured three others in Meghalaya`s South Garo Hills district, police said Monday.
An armed militant of the banned GNLA has surrendered to BSF in South Garo Hills district of Meghalaya, a BSF official said on Thursday.
Three persons were shot dead and five others injured in a daring attack by outlawed Garo tribal militants on joint security forces on patrol duty.
Meghalaya state government wants to hold private mine owners responsible for any mishap in their mines.
A Meghalaya Police personnel was killed and 3 others injured in an encounter with the banned GNLA rebels near Gasuapara in South Garo Hills district.
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