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Shillong unrest: Curfew lifted briefly today, more relaxation on Thursday as city limps back to normalcy
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Shillong unrest: Curfew lifted briefly today, more relaxation on Thursday as city limps back to normalcy

Curfew was relaxed on Wednesday from 7 am to 12 noon after the security situation showed some improvement.

Shillong unrest: Curfew to be relaxed from 7 to 12 on Wednesday morning; Congress seeks judicial probe
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Shillong unrest: Curfew to be relaxed from 7 to 12 on Wednesday morning; Congress seeks judicial probe

Curfew will be relaxed in 13 tension-hit areas under Lumdiengjri Police Station and Cantonment Beat House located near Iewduh, one of the busiest markets in the northeastern region, from 7 am to 12 noon, and then be reimposed, said Dkhar.

Shillong unrest: After violence, Conrad Sangma govt in Meghalaya to form high-level panel to address relocation issue
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Shillong unrest: After violence, Conrad Sangma govt in Meghalaya to form high-level panel to address relocation issue

In view of the incident that triggered tension in Shillong that administration had to enforce a curfew, Meghalaya government has decided to set up a High-Level Committee (HLC). Problem began when a few women from Sweepers' Lane had an altercation with some employees of the Shillong Public Transport Service (SPTS) and it snowballed into a violent confrontation between the two groups.

Shillong remains on edge after clashes between tribals, Sikhs; Amarinder Singh sends Congress team to assess situation
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Shillong remains on edge after clashes between tribals, Sikhs; Amarinder Singh sends Congress team to assess situation

Unrest in Shillong began after an altercation between women from Sweeper’s Lane, many of whom were Dalit Sikhs, and Shillong Public Transport Service employees.

Shillong unrest: Authorities extend curfew as violence continues; police says situation remains tense
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Shillong unrest: Authorities extend curfew as violence continues; police says situation remains tense

The authorities on Monday extended curfew in the Shillong as violence continued in tension-hit areas the previous night, with mobs indulging in stone-pelting on security forces for the last four days.

Shillong unrest: Fresh clashes reflect Meghalaya's past characterised by conflicts between tribals and 'outsiders'
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Shillong unrest: Fresh clashes reflect Meghalaya's past characterised by conflicts between tribals and 'outsiders'

Curfew continued to be imposed in Shillong for the third day on Sunday after it was briefly lifted for seven hours in areas under Lumdiengjri Police Station and Cantonment Beat House areas.