Mid-day News Nuggets
1. Assam: Body of missing forest guard found, family alleges murder
A team of officials recovered the body of a forest guard from the Kaziranga National Park in Assam on Friday who was allegedly missing since July 6.
2. Indo-Naga Political dialogue: Pre-conditions to be set for long term peace, says Nagaland panel
The parliamentary core committee formed on June 10 held their first meeting on Friday in Dimapur, where they appealed to the negotiating parties of the Indo-Naga Political dialogue to resume peace talks "with a positive approach" and set aside pre-conditions in the greater interest of the people's cry for long term peace."
3. Home Minister Amit Shah to hold several meetings during his visit to Meghalaya
Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, on Friday, informed that Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be in the state for two days, and hold several meetings during his stay.
4. Assam: FIR registered against contractor and engineers for siphoning off over Rs 52 lakh with fake bills
Following an order by Deputy Commissioner Anbamuthan M P, the Chief Executive Officer of Dhubri Zila Parishad and the Project Director of District Rural Development Agency Animesh Talukdar lodged an FIR (First Information Report) against two engineers and a contractor of the rural works department in Dhubri, Assam.