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Police officer commits suicide

Sensation prevails in Tezpur after a police officer allegedly committed suicide on Friday. The incident was believed to have taken place in the wee hours where senior police officer Naren Talukdar shot himself dead at his room. He shot himself to death within own service pistol and is body was found inside his room at the police station complex in the morning. Post mortem report is expected to come out on Friday evening. Investigation is on to ascertain the reason for the policeman taking the extreme step.

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Adieu Chino Basumatary

30 Dec 2015 - 6:49pm | Hantigiri Narzary

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Relative, well wisher and journalist fraternity from Kokrajhar and Chirang districts thronged at hix residence to paid last respect to Basumatary and buried after performing Hindu rituals.

BTC deputy chief Kampa Borgoyary, Dr Kameswar Brahma, president of Bodo sahitya sabha, ex MP Urkhao Gwra Brahma among others were prominent attendees on the funeral function.

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