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The National Investigation Agency (NIA), along with Uttar Pradesh's Anti-Terrorist Squad, Assam Police's Special Investigation Team (SIT) and other intelligence agencies, are quizzing the seven arrested persons nabbed by Assam Police in connection with their links with Hizbul Mujahideen (HM), an Islamic militant group.
Workers of Cachar and Nagaon Paper Mills, units of the state-owned Hindustan Paper Corporation Limited, have decided to put up blockades at NH-6 and NH-37 on September 26 to demand reopening of the two mills. NH-6 connects Silchar with Shillong while NH-37 connects Silchar with Imphal.
An anti-child labour task force on Tuesday rescued two child workers from Dibrugarh town. Dibrugarh district information and public relations officer Sulakshana Mithi Kachari said the task force rescued a 13-year-old girl from the residence of Niranjan Hazarika, a top PSU executive of an oil company from the Mohanaghat area. In a separate raid, another 13-year-old girl was rescued from the residence-cum-hostel of Bichitra Doley, a professor of the Assam Medical College.
A leading NGO, in collaboration with the Unicef, is planning to develop illustrated storybooks in Assamese.