Darrang

  • Assam: Tea trader killed, two injured in blast 5 days ago

    Tezpur: A tea trader was killed and two others including a tea garden manger were injured in a grenade blast by suspected NDFB(S) terrorists at Dalgaon area in Darrang district, police said on Saturday. The grenade was thrown last night at the Borgarah tea garden manager's office, in which the manager...
  • 4.6 magnitude earthquake hits Assam April 16, 2013

    Guwahati: An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale shook Assam on Tuesday jolting people out of bed. The Regional Meteorological Centre here said the quake occurred at 6:53 am on latitude 26.3 degree North and 92.0 degree East with its epicentre being in Darrang district of Assam. There was no...
  • Assam govt fails to act as Bodos, Muslims clash October 5, 2008

    Udalguri: Communal clashes between Bodo tribals and Muslims have erupted in Darrang and Udalguri districts of Assam. Udalguri is a communally sensitive district that falls under the Bodoland Territorial Council. The rioting that began on Friday spilled over to neighbouring district of Darrang. Different people have different versions but no one knows...
  • 29 dead in Assam clashes, Army called in October 5, 2008

    Udalgiri: Twenty-nine people have been killed in clashes between Bodos and Bangladeshi migrants in Udalguri district of Assam. The two communities first clashed on Friday after some Bangladeshi migrants tried to steal cattle from Bodo villages. Soon clashes spread across the district affecting over 30,000 people in 30 villages. The state administration...
  • 29 killed, 10,000 displaced in Assam clashes October 5, 2008

    Guwahati: Police recovered nine more bodies overnight in the violence torn Assam districts of Udalguri and Darrang, taking the toll in three days of clashes between two communities in the area to 29, officials said on Sunday. "The casualties as of now is 29 killed and about 50 wounded, some of...