2 youths arrested
Kokrajhar, Jan. 1: Two youths, Kwmta Goyary and Fwilao Basumatary, were apprehended from here last evening for their alleged involvement in extortion from businessmen and employees in Kokrajhar. Police said they were arrested from a market when they were coming to collect money from a trader. Two mobile handsets were recovered from them.
Nagaon: Former rebel leaders Joel Gorlosa and Niranjan Hojai on Tuesday filed an FIR against their associate, Denial Dimasa, in Haflong police station alleging that he lifted some items from DHD-J Sarkaribagan designated camp.
Jorhat: Police arrested Papu Ora of Sengeli Gaon, Maajor Sook, under Bhogdoi police outpost here on Tuesday and a live hand grenade recovered from his house.
Dhubri: A temporary police outpost was set up on the bank of Manas river at Bispani under Salbari subdivision of Baksa district on Tuesday in view of threat perception to the tourists of Manas National Park.
Dhubri: A gang of robbers broke into the house of junior engineer of Matia development block, Jamil Raihan, at Bhatipara in Goalpara town on Monday night and decamped with motorbike, VCD, gold ornament and Rs. 30,000.