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We believe that there should be one NRC for the entire country with one cut off date: Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
The worst-hit district is Karimganj where over two lakh people have been affected by the swirling waters followed by Lakhimpur with 80,000 sufferers.
Assam's Bodo Territorial Area Districts (BTAD) threaten to hold strikes like Gorkhas if demands not met.
The flood situation in Assam continues to be grim with over 3.5 lakh people remaining affected in 13 districts, an official of the state Disaster Management Authority.
A six-year-old girl was killed in a landslide in Assam.
Incessant rains continued to pound the Northeastern states, affecting several lakh people particularly in Assam, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh.
A school teacher from Assam, who was allegedly involved in a colleague's murder, committed suicide by slitting his throat with a knife in eastern Assam’s Tinsukia district.
Four militants, including the chairman of UPLF were arrested by security forces and recovered .22 mm pistol and six live rounds of ammunition from him.
The 25-year-old victim, Anwar Hussain, was thrashed and stripped by the mob at Lal Ganesh area for allegedly teasing a girl.
Nahid, who made her Bollywood singing debut for actress Sonakshi Sinha in the 2016 movie 'Akira', first rose to stardom after a successful stint on a reality singing show.
The accused was allegedly involved in manufacturing of IED at his shop, they said.
Stating that the Tripura Government was corrupt and inefficient, Sonowal said despite being a power surplus state, it could not woo investment.
The AASU categorically said that its protests would continue till the arrest of attack mastermind Subodh Biswas.
Thirteen years after their naked protest, the "Mothers of Manipur" want their fight to go on till the controversial AFSPA is scrapped.
The BPF, a party in coalition with the state government, maintains that the central leaders are not willing to solve the issue as they do not understand the gravity of the problem.