? Daltonganj, June 29: A group of men, claiming to be "TPC-I" rebels, torched two earthmovers in Lesliganj, Palamau, in the small hours of Sunday.

The machines were engaged in desiltation work at Pauri canal and were owned by Panki MLA Videsh Singh's son Devendra Kumar Singh. SP M.K. Patel said there was no rebel outfit called TPC-I in the area.

Bridge cave-in

? Dumka: Incessant rain washed away an under-construction bridge over Dhobaiya rivulet in Hansdiha area on Sunday.

Tusker terror

? Sahebganj: One Marang Kuri Murmu (35) was trampled to death by a tusker at Amjhore-Santhali village in Mirzachowki on Sunday. It also damaged houses and crops.


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