The two minor school girls, found hanging from a tree at a village in the district, committed suicide and were not raped, according to the post-mortem report received on Saturday.
The landlocked Tripura was cut-off from the rest of the country by road as a large portion of National Highway-44 was damaged in Assam due to the rains, a minister said.
Five policemen were injured when a mob clashed with a police team which had gone to arrest some persons accused of assaulting a railway employee in Assam`s Karimganj district.
Two Valley Plains Tribe Front (BVPTF) militants, including its chairman, were apprehended following a police operation in Assam`s Karimganj district.
The Army and BSF personnel from neighbouring Hailakandi and Silchar districts as also the CRPF were brought in to control the situation.
The militants kidnapped the driver and assistant driver of a passenger train on its way from Badarpur in Karimganj district to Bhairavi in Mizoram.
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