Teesta fast enters Day 24

http://www.telegraphindia.com Gangtok, July 13: General secretary of Affected Citizens of Teesta (ACT) Dawa T. Lepcha, who has been on hunger strike for the past 23 days, was shifted to hospital this morning after his pressure dropped drastically. Lepcha, who is also a documentary film-maker, has been admitted to Sir Thutob Namgyal Memorial Hospital. Twenty-year-old Tenzing …

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Assault charge on cop

Siliguri, July 10: A police officer has been accused of assaulting a man whose Chevrolet Tavera had been stolen for allegedly “misleading forces”. Additional superintendent of police Humayun Kabir denied thrashing businessman Gautam Sen. “He came to my office in Kalimpong with a woman tantrik and insisted that she knew where the stolen vehicle was. …

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