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Upset over panchayat polls, Congress workers ransack party office in Assam

Press Trust of India
Jan 07, 2013 at 06:41pm IST

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Rangiya: The Congress office in Rangiya was allegedly ransacked on Monday by several party workers, who were protesting against non-inclusion of their names in the proposed list of nominees for the upcoming panchayat polls, police said.

About 20 supporters entered the Congress office and smashed furniture, window panes, doors and tore up files and other documents, they said. Police cordoned off the area and controlled the situation. However, the protesters managed to flee from the spot.

The Congress workers were angry over the non-inclusion of their names in the candidates' list which was yet to be announced officially, party sources said.

Congress workers ransack party office in Assam

About 20 supporters entered the Congress office and smashed furniture, window panes, doors and tore up files.

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