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One dead, 20 BSF jawans, driver seriously injured in accident in EJH

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SHILLONG | Oct 30, 2019:

One person lost his life and at least 20 BSF jawans and a civilian (driver) were seriously injured after an ‘over-speeding’ bus went offroad and fell in a 100-feet deep gorge at Umtyraa in East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya on Wednesday at around 4.30 pm.

Two shops gutted in fire in Jadi Bazaar in South Garo Hills

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TURA | Oct 25, 2019:

Two shops in Jadi Bazaar in South Garo Hills district of Meghalaya were gutted in a fire which broke out this afternoon at around 2.30 pm due to a short circuit. However, the timely intervention by the Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) of the Nongalbibra Fire Service team ensured minimal damage.

Two brothers, cousin killed in road accident in Umsning by-pass, another injured

SHILLONG | Oct 12, 2019:

In an unfortunate incident, two brothers along with their cousin were killed on the spot while another person was seriously injured in a major road accident at Umsning By-pass on Saturday wee hours around 3 am.

Boy crushed under truck during immersion procession in WGH

Tura | October 9, 2019

In a terrifying accident, a 10-year-old boy identified as Sachin Koch was crushed under the wheels of the truck in which he was travelling as part of the Durga Puja immersion procession in Purakahsia, West Garo Hills on Tuesday.

Garo Hills: Body of missing girl found, case of poisoning suspected

TURA | Oct 9, 2019:

A day after a 17-yr-old girl went missing from her home located under Tikrikilla PS in West Garo Hills district of Meghalaya, her body was found this morning from Bhimganj village in Goalpara, Assam, in what is being suspected to be a case of poisoning.

11 injured after mini truck overturns in North Garo Hills

TURA | Oct 4, 2019:

At least 11 people were injured in a road accident near near Gokol in North Garo Hills district of Meghalaya on Friday afternoon.

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