Hindu Temple Attacked in Tripura

Date 2001/5/19 9:48:02 | Topic: Hindu Press International


KOLKOTA, INDIA, May 17, 2001: At least 14 people were injured, eight of them seriously, in an attack by separatist militants in Tripura on Thursday evening. D. Goutam, Superintendent of Police (Operations) said 15 militants of the National Liberation Front of Tripura stormed the Bholagiri Ashram, a Hindu religious place in the outskirts of Agartala at around 6 pm and fired indiscriminately from automatic weapons. A massive search has been launched to track down the assailants.

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