Eight migrant labourers of Assam killed in Meghalaya.

Assam miners killedGuwahati: On Sunday night, eight migrant labourers of Assam were killed and three others significantly injured in the remote village of South Garo hills district in Meghalaya.

Home Secretary, GD Tripathi said that the State Government has taken up the matter badly with its counterpart and asked them to enhance security so that no further untoward incident takes place.

He said that “We have condemned the incident in the strongest possible terms and asked the Government of Meghalaya to strengthen security in the area where the unfortunate incident occurred last night.”

Tripathi added said that all the 8 bodies have been recovered and post mortem are being conducted at Williamnagar.

“After the autopsy all the bodies will be taken to their respective places,” said the Home Secretary.

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