Deportation of 17 Bangladeshi nationals postponed

Deportation of 17 Bangladeshi nationals postponed

Authorities on Monday failed to deport 17 Bangladeshi nationals who had been detained in Silchar Central Jail for the past few years. Following a procedure, the Bangladeshi citizens were brought out of the detention camp but, in a last-minute twist, the process was postponed. Sources said the approval of the Union home ministry had not reached the officials here. The sources added that the Bangladeshi citizens were brought back to the detention camp at Silchar Central Jail and would be deported within the next few days. (Image : Representational) loading…

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High alert in Dhubri, Karimganj, Cachar districts

High alert in Dhubri, Karimganj, Cachar districts

A high alert has been sounded in three districts of Assam sharing international boundary with Bangladesh in the wake of the terror attack in Dhaka. Assam shares 262 km of India and Bangladesh border. Assam Police have asked the district officials to keep in constant touch with the BSF. “Extra alert has been sounded in Dhubri, Karimganj and Cachar districts sharing border with Bangladesh in view of the Dhaka incident. The BSF has been also asked to step up vigil in these three districts,” Pallab Bhattacharyya, Additional DGP (Special Branch)…

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