BREAKING>>Nagaland Elections: Clash between NPF and NDPP groups leaves 1 dead, 2 injured
Kohima, February 27, 2018
Polling process in Nagaland had a faulty start as a bomb blast in one of the polling stations- Tizit Assembly constituency. The local police confirmed the news of the explosion. The bomb explosion occurred at 6.45 am and one man suffered injuries in his left leg as per Nagaland Police.
Few hours after this, reports of clash have also been received from Akuluto constituency in Nagaland where two groups from NPF and NDPP clashed and the party people allegedly open fired. This has led to one person losing his life while two others were injured. The Chief Electoral Officer, Abhijeet Sinha has confirmed of the same.
He said, "At about 11.10 hrs at Akuluto AC 31, two groups from NPF and NDPP clashed and the party people opened fire in which one person died and two were injured. No disturbance to polling process which goes on well. An Additional SP is on the scene. Further details to follow".
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More details awaited