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February 27, 2018 23:02:28 IST
75% polling in Meghalaya, Nagaland; 1 dies in violence IMAGE: Khasi tribe women show their ink-marked finger after casting their votes during the state assembly elections, in Ri-Bohi district of Meghalaya. Photograph: PTI Photo Around 75 per cent voters exercised their franchise on Tuesday in the assembly polls in Meghalaya and Nagaland, where sporadic violence claimed one life in a clash between the ruling Naga Peoples' Front and Bharatiya Janata Party, officials said. The voting percentage is likely to go up as complete data is ...
Meghalaya Assembly poll begins amid tight securityPolling for the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly began at 7 am this morning amid tight security with over 18 lakh voters eligible to exercise their franchise in more than 3,000 polling stations across the state.Voting will be held in 59 seats as the polling in ...
Militant surrenders in MeghalayaA Garo militant has surrendered before security forces, the police said.The member of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA), who had joined the outfit last year, surrendered yesterday, the police said.The militant is a resident of Damra of Goalpara ...
Regional parties to form govt in Meghalaya: UDP chiefThe United Democratic Party (UDP) in Meghalaya has exuded confidence that regional outfits would form the next government in the state. People in Meghalaya had enough of the Congress and the BJP is yet to gain ground in the state, a senior UDP leader said.
Teacher kidnapped in Garo HillsTURA, Jan 21 - After a lull of over a year, cross border criminals today kidnapped a 42 year-old SSA upper primary teacher from Megua Songma village under Dimapara outpost in South Garo Hills district. According to police, at about 2.50 am this morning, a ...
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