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Tension in Baksa after fresh killing

 Tension seems to have been escalating in Baksa district a day after unidentified gunmen shot dead a person sending shock and anger across the BTAD areas.

The gruesome incident took place when Manoj Das who was involved in many no Bodo organizations was shot dead from a point blank range by four gunmen at 9 in the evening at Musolpur.   Then the miscreants fled away from the spot.

Security forces arrived in the spot and started combing operations to nab the culprits. But there is no report of any arrest in this connection.

Apprehending group clash rerun, the authorities have clamped 144 CrPC in the entire area.

In yet another incident, unidentified miscreants on Wednesday night burnt down a local BPF office in Baksa which is believed to have compounded the problem.

 

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JINTUL TALUKDAR FROM BAJALI, Barpeta

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