Scuffle in Rajabala; several injured


Election Campaigning end with a violence in Rajabala.

Around 21 people sustained injuries when a scuffle broke out between the supporters of the Indian National Congress (INC) and the National People’s Party (NPP) at Garodoubi in Rajabala.

Although, the details of the incident is yet to be known, security has been beefed up in the area.

Chief Electoral Officer FR Kharkongor said, “11 from NPP and 10 from INC supporter got.minor injury as per report from ARO. They were discharged after administering first aid.”

“Phulbari PS Team and Rajabala Outpost Team reached the spot and an additional force is being sent,” Kharkongor said.

“Flying and static surveillance teams have already been sent to the area, the situation is now under control,” he added.

The campaign for the Rajabala by-election along with Mawphlang and Mawryngkneng ended on Wednesday at 4 PM.

The FIR has been file into the incident, the official said.

Further details awaited