Skip to content Skip to navigation

ULFA calls for 12 hr Assam bandh on June 25

The United Liberation Front of Asom calls for a 12 hour statewide Assam bandh on Thursday (June 25) alleging that 28th battalion cadres Debojit Chetia and Durlabh Bora were kiled in army custody and not in the encounter in Samoguri on Sunday. In a statement, the banned insurgent outfit said the bandh would start at 5 AM for 12 hours. ULFA said the rebel duo were held by army on June 10 as they were proceeding towards Karbi Anglong. According to the statement, more than 17 NDFB rebels were killed in their custody and was published as encounter. In the case of DHD(J) also its not different, said ULFA adding that DHD (J) foreign secretary Frankie Dimasa who was killed after being arrested in Guwahati. The outfit, however, has announced examption of examinations, water and milk supplies, electricity and medical services are, however, from the bandh.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to

Add new comment

Random Stories

Dipen Boro re-elected as ABSU president

31 Jan 2021 - 7:17pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
KOKRAJHAR: Dipen Boro has been re-elected as the president of the All Bodo Students' Union(ABSU) for another two-year term. The new executive committee was formed , on Sunday in the 53rd annual...

Slow progress of Lumding-Silchar BG conversion lamented

27 Feb 2013 - 8:08pm | Anup Biswas
Though there have been repeated changes in the target period of the completion of the Lumding – Silchar BG conversion by the N F Railway assigning various pleas like difficult terrain, soil condition...

Dhaka talks tough on terror; will Reopen all transit routes with India

9 Apr 2010 - 2:00pm | swapan
Bangladesh has reiterated it would not allow its soil to be used for any terrorist activity against India and has promised to reopen all transit routes for maximum connectivity between the two...