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One killed and two injured in fresh violence of Assam.

assam fresh violenceGuwahati: New incidents of violence were reported on Sunday from Assam’s troubled Kokrajhar and Dhubri districts.

Police recovered the body of a missing person near Bogribari area in Dhubri district on Sunday morning, whereas two people comprising a woman, were injured in an attack by a group of miscreants in Salakati area of Kokrajhar district, the reports said.

On Saturday, five bodies were recovered from Chirang district following which a blurred curfew was clamped in the district and which continued Sunday.

Following the Bodoland Peoples’ Front (BPF) postponed its indefinite bandh to protest against the arrest of its legislator Pradeep Brahma last Thursday, the indefinite curfew in Kokrajhar district was relaxed on┬áSunday.

The three districts of western Assam, Kokrajhar, Chirang and Dhubri have since July 19 violent clashes between the Bodos and Bengali-speaking Muslim settlers, which asserted 86 lives till Sunday.

The violence has displaced more than 400,000 people, the majority of whom are still living in relief camps in the three districts.


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