Communal riots in Assam
Milli Gazette Online
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November 2005 print edition
Guwahati: Communal riots broke out in Tezpur (Assam) on 4 September in which 7 persons were injured. According to state government authorities, the RSS had given a call for a one-day strike in protest against the arrest of 3 of its supporters. There were clashes between the people of two communities. Some supporters of RSS assaulted a leader of Jamaat-e Islami and in this connection police arrested the three persons involved in the
Meanwhile, senior members of the Hindu and Muslim communities formed a peace committee to prevent the spread of riots and to help the police to restore peace. According to police sources, situation is under control now.
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:: Politicians exploit Mau riots
:: Communal riots in India or Conspiracy
:: Communal clashes in Partawal
:: Communal riots in Bahraich
:: Communal tension in Laour
:: Bhagwa flag in Eidgah creates tension
:: Communal riots in Assam
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:: Communal clash in Delhi locality
:: Is 'Riot Free India' a possibility?
:: Communal Riot in Mau: A Report
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