Aizawl: The strain alongside the Mizoram-Assam border escalated once more on Tuesday when the Assam Police personnel allegedly fired on civilians of the neighbouring state injuring one, mentioned an official.
H. Lalthlangliana, the Deputy Commissioner of Kolasib district, mentioned the incident occurred at round 2 a.m. on the disputed Aitlang space bordering Assam’s Hailakandi district when three residents of Vairengte city went there to gather meat from a buddy, a resident of Bilaipur in Assam, who invited them to come back.
The Deputy Commissioner mentioned that one particular person was injured within the firing by the Assam Police personnel, who had been guarding the inter-state border, PTI reported.
The incident on Tuesday occurred three weeks after a violent conflict between the police forces of the 2 north-eastern states left seven folks lifeless and injured over 60 others earlier on July 26.
Greater than 60 folks from Assam sustained extreme accidents whereas few folks from Mizoram aspect had been additionally injured.
A ten-day-long financial blockade in Assam prevented transport of products to Mizoram following the clashes. This resulted in value rise of the important items within the state.
Each Assam and Mizoram following the instruction of the Central authorities later agreed to resolve the border dispute peacefully.
Earlier on Friday evening, recent pressure erupted alongside Assam-Mizoram border in Assam’s Hailakandi district after a major faculty was bombed by unknown miscreants at Kachurthal space forward of the seventy fifth Independence Day.
The first faculty, positioned inside two kilometres of the Assam-Mizoram Border, was attacked by the grenades whereas it was closed as a result of second wave of Covid-19 pandemic.