Tinsukia killings: Assam govt offers Rs 5 lakh each and job as compensation to families of five victims
Assam police said, "Three members of a family were among five people shot dead by suspected ULFA gunmen while two others were injured at Kheroni in the district Thursday night.
Tinsukia killings: Four-member TMC delegation led by Derek O'Brien meets victims' families, offers Rs 1 lakh compensation to each
Led by Derek O'Brien, the TMC parliamentary party leader in Rajya Sabha, the team comprises the party's Lok Sabha MP Mamata Bala Thakur, Rajya Sabha MP Nadimul Haq and MLA Mahua Moitra.
Assam killings updates: ULFA behind Tinsukia killing, say cops; 'denied responsibility for fear of losing popular support'
Assam killings LIVE updates: Even as ULFA (I) claimed that they were not behind the killing of five people in Assam, preliminary police investigation shows that ULFA was behind the shooting. Police sources have told Firstpost that the department felt that ULFA has denied responsibility of the killing in fear of losing popular support.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday spoke to Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and took stock of the situation in the wake of ambush by militants in which three army personnel were killed and a few others injured.