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Andro tense after AR pull up women

Imphal, December 18 2010: A very tense situation gripped Andro following arrest of two women including a maiden by Assam Rifles troops. Troops of 28 AR posted at Andro Loupaochum pulled up Yumkhaibam Ibemcha Devi (21) d/o late Khoijao and … Continue reading

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Special powers act, human rights shield for forces’

Human rights activists term the Armed Force (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) as ‘draconian’, but the Assam Rifles Wednesday said the legislation is one of its ‘human rights shields’. ‘Human right groups never speak for the violence committed against security forces. … Continue reading

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