Militants burn down 10 houses in remote Assam village

May 8th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI  

Haflong (Assam), May 8 (ANI): Suspected militants have reportedly set afire more than ten houses in remote Jorai village near Haflong in the North Cachar Hills District of Assam.

The incident took place at around 5:30 a.m. this morning when militants went to Jorai village, which is located about nine km from the district headquarters of Haflong, and set ablaze the houses, agency reports said.

No casualty has been reported so far.

This is the second incident in 10 days. In a similar incident last month, militants burnt down a village and killed three people. (ANI)

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