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Girl forced to plough
Dibrugarh, March 30
(PTI): A teenaged girl, Rupali Bhuyan, from Lohalibasti village in Tinsukia was forced to plough the fields by local residents who believed it will end the dry spell in the region, police said today.
(PTI): Nearly 1.40 quintals of Manipuri ganja was seized from the Howrah-bound Kamrup Express on Monday.
(UNI): A mountaineer from Arunachal Pradesh, Tapi Mra, is all set to scale Mount Everest. e is expected to reach the base camp on April 1 or 2, from where he would go for the qualifying climb.
(UNI): Mizoram chief minister Lalthanhawla arrived in Aizawl on Monday after receiving the Mother Teresa Lifetime Achievement Award in Calcutta on Sunday.
(UNI): The Kohima Chamber of Commerce and Industries called a one-day closure of shops and business establishments on Tuesday to protest the administration’s failure to check proliferation of illegal checkgates.
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