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Panel to probe prisoner killing

The Nagaland government has set up a panel to probe the Dimapur incident where a rape accused was killed in mob attack.  Government officials told Assam Times that the panel has been asked to probe allegations of security lapse.

Chief Minister TR Zeliang said that the mob overpowered the security forces where Khan was dragged out of the jail to be lynched.Senior police officials probing the incident said that several youths have been arrested on the basis of the video footage.But they admitted that police remained helpless as the mob had students. 

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