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30 Students Fall Into Assam's Singla River As Hanging Bridge Collapses

In a shocking incident, as many as 30 students fell into the Singla river and got injured as a hanging bridge fell apart in Assam's Karimganj district on October 4. The incident occurred when the students were on their way to return home from Cheragi Vidyapith High School from the bridge. However, locals rescued them and admitted them to a hospital. Notably, the bridge was constructed three years back. 

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 06:40 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Assam, Singla River, Hanging Bridge, Karimganj

Courtesy: India Today

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Suspected Cattle Lifters Lynched In Assam Near Indo-Bangladesh Border

Three Bangladeshi nationals alleged to be cattle lifters were lynched and beaten by the locals in the Karimganj district of Assam, on July 18 midnight. Prasanta Dutta, an Additional Superintendent of Police said that a group of seven people from Bangladesh had entered the region to steal cow. However, four of them managed to run away, while the others were caught by the villagers and later succumbed to their injuries.

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 07:41 PM / by Kajol Pravina

Tags: Assam, Bangladesh, Karimganj, Indo-Bangladesh border

Courtesy: IndiaToday