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Shella Clash fall-out: Stray incidents reported across Khasi Hills on Feb 28, 29

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File Photo (Ichamati Clash)


Following clashes between two groups in Ichamati under Shella PS which led to the death of a member of the KSU yesterday, the law and order situation in Shillong city and its adjoining areas including Sohra is being strictly monitored.

National Flag set on fire, video goes viral on FB, police register suo-moto case

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Shillong, Feb 27:

The Meghalaya Police today registered a suo moto case after a video of the National Flag being set ablaze was posted on social media.

Cop, CRPF jawan land in trouble for giving gun to child to pose, pics go viral on social media

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TURA | Feb 25:

In a case of serious breach of duty, a policeman and a CRPF jawan have landed in trouble after photographs of them giving a young boy their service gun for posing, surfaced online.

Surrendered GNLA area commander among 4 held in coal smuggling case

GNLA, coal smuggling


In a major development, the Meghalaya Forest Department today arrested four persons including a former area commander of the banned Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) after they were caught smuggling coal and boulders in East Garo Hills.

Despite laws in place, timber smuggling continues unabated in WKH

Timber smuggling in west khasi hills


Despite laws in place, timber smuggling in West Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya continues to remain a major issue as the district faces the problem of constant deforestation. Environmentalists predict that the district may soon transform into a grassland, if measures are not under.

Coal-laden trucks, plying without valid documents, seized in West Khasi Hills; 2 held

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Shillong, Feb 20:

The Meghalaya police yesterday seized a total number of 83 trucks carrying coal illegally along the road between Mairang and Mallangkona in West Khasi HIlls and arrested two of the drivers of these trucks.

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