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Fraud firm's chief held
Dhubri, Aug. 9: The Dhubri district assistant manager of Monitor Group of Companies, a private financial group, Sirajul Haque, 40, was arrested last night from Gauripur market here.
Anti-asylum protests singe Assam
Guwahati, July 17: Dispur's push to secure asylum for persons fleeing religious persecution from neighbouring Bangladesh after March 24, 1971, today saw widespread protests across Assam and compelled Opposition parties AIUDF and BJP to hold several brainstorming sessions before commenting on such a "sensitive" issue.
Case filed against fraud
Dhubri, July 12: Kulodhar Das of Gauripur town of Dhubri district lodged an FIR at Gauripur police station today against Abdul Hamid Sheikh of ward number 1 of the town for allegedly counterfeiting Das's High School Leaving Certificate marksheet and admit card of 1985.
Same problem, different town
Dhubri, July 8: Waterlogging in Dhubri owing to the faulty construction of drains and encroachment on major channels and outlets has caused severe inconvenience to residents of this lower Assam town.