Opposition walks out in Assam Assembly

The entire opposition in the Assam Assembly staged a walkout on Saturday protesting over not being allowed to discuss the recent violence in Golghat district along the Assam-Nagaland border and the killing of a school girl by NDFB-Songbijit militants in Chirang district.

Assam: 5 NDFB-S militants killed in encounter with security forces

Five NDFB-Songbijit militants were killed in an encounter with a joint police and Army team in lower Assam`s Chirang district early Wednesday morning, said a top police official.