FirstPost, August 1
Rahul Signa, who died last night, was critically injured along with 19 others in police firing during the violent protests yesterday demanding Karbi Anglong state following the announcement for a separate Telangana state, official sources said.
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Yesterday, the demonstrators belonging to Karbi Students Association, Karbi Riso Adorba and other organisations attacked the residences of Congress MP Birensing Ingti, MLA Bidyasing Engleng, Council’s CEM Joyram Engleng and four of its executive members, damaging their property.
The district administration imposed indefinite curfew in Diphu and called in the Army to assist them.