Two ULFA (independent) militants were killed in an encounter with the police in Goalpara district of Assam, a senior police officer said Tuesday.
One person was killed and three others injured on Wednesday in a bomb blast in Assam`s Goalpara district, suspected to have been carried out by ULFA`s anti-talk faction.
Three suspected activists of Meghalaya-based United A`chik Liberation Army (UALA) were lynched in Goalpara district, police said Tuesday.
The first phase of Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council polls began Wednesday amidst tight security.
Four bomb-like objects were recovered from train tracks between Dudhnoi and Krishnai stations in Lower Assam`s restive Goalpara district Friday morning.
Seven people were killed and many others seriously injured when militants fired on a group of people who were gambling on the occasion of Diwali in Assam`s Goalpara district on Sunday night.
Normal life was affected in Assam`s Morigaon and parts of neighbouring Kamrup (Metro) district following a 24-hour Central Assam bandh from 6 am.
Violence has erupted in Goalpara district following announcement of election to the Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council with a school and two vehicles set ablaze in different places on Sunday, while an indefinite bandh has affected normal life.
Three suspected ULFA militants were arrested and a cache of arms and ammunition was recovered in the wee hours on Tuesday, police said.
The Assam government extended the term of the one-member enquiry commission probing Goalpara violence in February this year by six months.
Normal life was paralysed in Assam`s Kamrup and Goalpara districts following a 36-hour bandh by the Non-tribal Coordination Forum.
Two Achik National Volunteer Council (ANVC) insurgents were lynched allegedly by locals and two others nabbed in Assam`s Goalpara district along Meghalaya on Friday and arms recovered from them.
Twelve militants of ULFA and Rabha Viper Army laid down arms at an official surrender event here on Sunday.
The indefinite curfew in two areas of Assam`s Goalpara district was relaxed on Wednesday for seven hours with the situation remaining peaceful.
Two persons were killed and more than 15 injured in police firing and mob violence in two areas of Assam`s Goalpara district on Monday.
A militant of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) was killed and another injured in an encounter with a joint team of Army and police in Goalpara district on Sunday, police said.
Vehicles were damaged and set on fire and four persons - a police officer and three bandh supporters - were injured during the 36-hour Goalpara district shutdown in Assam Tuesday.
Though no fresh incident of violence was reported in Goalpara district during the last five days, night curfew continued in Mornoi and Krishnai police station areas of Assam.
A number of non-political organisations and student outfits held a protest in the city on Sunday against Goalpara violence earlier this week.
The Army on Wednesday staged flag march in areas hit by violence in Assam`s Goalpara district where shoot-at-sight orders were issued.
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