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Citizenship Bill: Tensions rise as protests flare in Assam

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Citizenship Bill: Tensions rise as protests flare in Assam

Citizenship Bill: Tensions rise as protests flare in Assam

Two protesters reportedly shot and killed as India deploys troops, imposes curfew after passing of contentious measure.


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Northeast border row: 'Mizoram decides to withdraw forces,' says Assam Home Secy [Video]

Northeast border row: 'Mizoram decides to withdraw forces,' says Assam Home Secy

A meeting of Home Secretaries of Assam and Mizoram, over the present Assam-Mizoram border situation was held on October 21. Following the meeting, Assam Home Secretary, Gyanendra Dev Tripathi informed that Mizoram government agreed to withdraw forces from the state. "In view of the present situation, we requested Mizoram Govt to withdraw the forces in Assam side which they had deployed. Government of Mizoram has agreed to our request. So, the problem of deployment of forces has been resolved," said Gyanendra Dev Tripathi..

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