Assam Police Rescue 14 Cattle, Foil Smuggling Bid; 2 Arrested
The police of Assam foiled a cattle smuggling attempt in the Jorabat area and arrested two persons regarding the same, on October 5. The police reportedly intercepted a truck carrying cattle along the Assam-Meghalaya border. It was later found out that the truck was supposed to deliver the cattle from Morigaon district to Meghalaya’s Byrnihat. Furthermore, 14 cattle were recovered form their possession.
Tags: Cattle Smuggling, Assam, Meghalaya, Morigaon, Byrnihat
Assam's Morigaon Struck By Earthquake Of 3.2 Magnitude
The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) reported a low-intensity 3.2 magnitude earthquake in Assam's Morigaon district marking its epicenter at a depth of 10km from the district. According to NCS, the earthquake was reported at around 12:46 pm. Reportedly, no damages or casualties owing to the earthquake have been registered yet. The state of Assam has been subjected to frequent earthquakes in the last few months.
Tags: Assam, Morigaon, Earthquake, 3.2 magnitude
Courtesy: Hindustan Times