Clash leads to cordon of Nagaland-Assam border post
A mob laid siege to the inter-state border police checkpost of Nagaland at Dillai area last evening, following a stabbing incident in which a youth was injured.
According to official sources today, Zuben Shitiri (28) of Rilan Yan village was injured seriously when he intervened to break up an argument between his friend and another unidentified youth.
The quarrel occurred at a shop at the Dillai check-post last evening.
In the process, the unidentified youth stabbed him on the head and absconded, Shitiri said.
Agitating over the incident, the people demanded that the absconding youth be handed over to them. They also set on fire the motorcycle.
Police later informed that the 'absconding youth' was under arrest.
(Posted on 11-04-2014)