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All out drive against B'deshi immigrants

The entire state erupts in an all out drive against Bangladeshi immigrants after the influx awareness drive. Local residents in Sivasagar district have apprehended five suspected immigrants and handed them over to police on Friday. They were held at Namtola near Sonari in the wee hours and later were handed over to police. Local residents have claimed that they had no convincing evidence.

Earliar on Thursday evening local residents in Seleng near Moriani in Jorhat district held to immigrants while 5 others managed to escape.

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Detection, arrest and deportation of illegal immigrants should be done by the police and the Govt.It appears that the Assam Govt is not much interested in the matter.Public taking up the matter directly may create law and order problems.The Centre should rise to the occasions to govern this country properly.

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