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3 policemen suspended for duty dereliction

Correspondent

Agartala, August 4, 2017: Authorities suspended 3 police constables on charge of duty dereliction after an accused fled from their custody in Dhalai district.

Officials said the constables were posted at police station in Chailengta which recently witnessed clashes between tribal supporters of CPI(M) and BJP which left two people dead.

Two officers including station in-charge were showcased in connection with the incident. The accused Ranjit Debbarma was detained for instigating violence.

Security deployment continued in the restive area.