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Peace-keeping meeting held

Amidst the protests across the state against the Silapathar incident in which activists of Nikhil Bharat Bangali Udbastu Samanvay Samiti (NIBBUSS) went on a rampage and ransacked an office of the AASU at Silapathar in Dhemaji district. A peace-keeping meeting was conveyed at Tangla VDP office in premises of Tangla Police Station on Tuesday.

The meeting was presided over by Ashim Kr. Roy Vice-President Tangla Thana Nagrakik Committee. The meeting which was attended by activists of AASU,ABSU,AKRSU,ABBYSF,AABYSF Bengali Jatiya Parishad was also attended by ADC Dithakananda Hazarika,SDPO Bhergaon Pranjal Borah,Saptati Endow Assistant Commissioner Bhergaon and OC Tangla Dhirendra Kalita,Vice-Chairman TTC Sanjoy Sen among many eminent persons of the locality.

The meeting condemning the incident called for promoting brotherhood and maintaining peace and harmony among different classes and communities of the state .The Udalguri district adminstration exhorted to all sections of people of the state to maintain peace .

The peace-keepers also maintained that no anti-social elements should be given way to add communal tone to the incident.

Jatin Kr. Deka AGP district President condemning the incident in strict words demanded stern action against the culprits. The meeting was also attended by Likhan Das Secretary Tangla Thana Nagarik Committee and VDP members under Tangla PS .

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Recipient of The Annual Colosseum Awards 2014 & 2015 (by The Assam Tribune group), Shajid Khan is an Independent journalist based in Assam. He has contributed numerous political, socio-political stories for bountiful national,international as well as Assam based publications including The New York Times,Firstpost,The Telegraph. He also pens down analytic commentary on print and web based publications.

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