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Uneasy situation in Dhubri

An uneasy situation prevails in Dhubri and Cachar districts after an irate mob clashed with police near  temple forcing the administration to clamp curfew on Saturday.  

The epicenter is Agomoni area in Dhubri district a day after a group clash near a temple in Kaldoba area.

The situation vitiated in the morning when as a guge group of hit the streets in protest against the clash on Friday. A section of the protestors damaged a few shops in the area beside set a motorcycle on fire. The police sprang upon the mob where many people sustained injury. 

The situation spread to Silchar. But police brought the situation under control. BJP MLA Dilip Paul along with another BJP leader courted arrest for their alleged involvement.

 

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