Articles about Assam Police

Assam Police may have instigated mob attack: Meghalaya DSP

28 Aug 2021

Assam Police may have instigated mob attack: Meghalaya DSP

Meghalaya's Deputy Superintendent of Police Firoz Rahman, who was severely injured in a mob attack at the state's border with Assam, alleged on Saturday the Assam Police that was "battle-ready" sensing trouble in the area did not help him when he was assaulted, which may have been the result of instigation by some of its personnel.

Theft case: Mizoram will not file lawsuit against Assam cops

23 Aug 2021

Theft case: Mizoram will not file lawsuit against Assam cops

Mizoram police will not initiate legal proceedings against their Assam counterparts in a case of alleged theft of construction material, a senior official said on Monday, a day after the things were handed back.

Assam: Dacoit killed in police encounter; toll rises to 17

11 Aug 2021

Assam: Dacoit killed in police encounter; toll rises to 17

A dacoit was killed in a police encounter when he attempted to escape from custody in Assam's Darrang district on Wednesday, a senior officer said.

Assam-Mizoram border dispute: Both states' officials, including Assam CM, booked

31 Jul 2021

Assam-Mizoram border dispute: Both states' officials, including Assam CM, booked

The Assam-Mizoram border dispute is worsening by the day and the issue has taken a new turn as both states have now booked each other's top officials.

Assam issues advisory against traveling to Mizoram citing safety threat

30 Jul 2021

Assam issues advisory against traveling to Mizoram citing safety threat

Issuing a first-of-its-kind travel advisory, the Assam government has asked the people of the state not to travel to the neighboring state, Mizoram, saying there is a "threat to personal safety."

'Cash-for-marks' scam in Assam board exams unearthed

19 Jul 2021

'Cash-for-marks' scam in Assam board exams unearthed

The Assam Police has unearthed a scam of awarding higher marks in Class X and XII state board examinations in lieu of money and arrested two persons in this connection from Kamrup district on Sunday.

Assam: Cops torture and strip three sisters, one suffers miscarriage

18 Sep 2019

Assam: Cops torture and strip three sisters, one suffers miscarriage

In Assam, cops put their humanity aside and unleashed their barbaric nature on three sisters, to such an extent that one of them suffered a miscarriage.

Samant Goel, key-planner of Balakot operation, appointed R&AW chief

26 Jun 2019

Samant Goel, key-planner of Balakot operation, appointed R&AW chief

The two most prominent spy agencies of India - Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) and Intelligence Bureau (IB), got new chiefs on Wednesday.

NRC row: Was retired soldier declared 'foreigner' due to mix-up?

02 Jun 2019

NRC row: Was retired soldier declared 'foreigner' due to mix-up?

A few days ago, a retired soldier was declared a 'foreigner' by the Foreigners' Tribunal (FT). The peculiar case sparked a debate on fairness in the NRC process.

NRC row: Retired soldier declared 'foreigner', SC rebukes officials

30 May 2019

NRC row: Retired soldier declared 'foreigner', SC rebukes officials

The National Register of Citizens (NRC) has caused a lot of confusion in North-eastern states. And for a retired soldier of the Indian Army, it created sadness, more than anything else.

Guwahati: College professor suspended for Facebook post on Pulwama attack

18 Feb 2019

Guwahati: College professor suspended for Facebook post on Pulwama attack

A college professor in Guwahati has been suspended for questioning the Indian security forces' actions in Kashmir in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack that has left 40 CRPF jawans dead.

Assam: Security beefed up as organizations protest Citizenship Bill

16 Nov 2018

Assam: Security beefed up as organizations protest Citizenship Bill

Prohibitory orders were clamped in three police districts of Guwahati and security beefed up in view of the Assam Secretariat gherao program called by several organizations today against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016.

Assam: 5 Bengali-speaking workers murdered, ULFA(I) denies involvement

02 Nov 2018

Assam: 5 Bengali-speaking workers murdered, ULFA(I) denies involvement

United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent) has claimed it wasn't involved in the murder of five Bengali-speaking daily wage workers in Assam's Tinsukia district.

SRK lauds Assam Police for using his pose for road-safety

28 Jul 2018

SRK lauds Assam Police for using his pose for road-safety

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has appreciated the use of his signature romantic pose of outstretched arms by the Assam Police to create traffic awareness in the state.

Assam Police averts suicide by a girl, thanks to Facebook!

25 Jul 2018

Assam Police averts suicide by a girl, thanks to Facebook!

A girl in Assam, who had posted on Facebook that she was going to commit suicide, was saved by the Assam Police in the nick of time after the social media giant's US-based headquarters alerted them.

Now, a case against Papon in Guwahati for kissing minor

25 Feb 2018

Now, a case against Papon in Guwahati for kissing minor

Singer Papon has been on the receiving end ever since his video of kissing a minor girl surfaced online.

Assam: Terrorist killed in joint operation by army, police

25 Jul 2017

Assam: Terrorist killed in joint operation by army, police

In a joint operation by the Indian Army and Assam Police, a terrorist was killed in the state's Kokrajhar district.

Public Health v/s Animal Rights: India's stray dog dilemma

07 May 2017

Public Health v/s Animal Rights: India's stray dog dilemma

Reports in recent times have focused on the stray-dog menace in Indian cities.

Meghalaya CM refuses to sack Home Min over sex scandal

29 Jan 2017

Meghalaya CM refuses to sack Home Min over sex scandal

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has refused to sack state Home Minister HDR Lyngdoh over his son's role in the sexual assault of a minor. CM Sangma said "As of now...the law doesn't demand so."

Absconding Meghalaya MLA, accused of rape, arrested in Guwahati

07 Jan 2017

Absconding Meghalaya MLA, accused of rape, arrested in Guwahati

Absconding Meghalaya MLA and Congress supporter Julius Dorphang, accused of raping a minor, has been arrested in Guwahati.