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Kokrajhar violence spreads to Chirang

Simmering violence in Kokrajhar is spreading beyond the district to the neighbouring Chirang on Sunday. Two persons shot dead in a fresh orgy of violence. The shoot out took place at 7-30 in the afternoon. Unidentified miscreants fired at Mongolian Bazaar in Bijni town of Chirang this evening killing two persons. A vehicle was also set ablaze in the district. Top ranked police officials rushed to the spot and additional security forces are arriving in the town to rein in the situation.

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