One dies and 2 injured seriously in clash between 2 Reang families

In an incident of clash between two groups of Reang community as a result of domestic violence one youth died and two injured seriously at Fatickroy today.

Sources said that one Mizo girl Rumati Re-ang (20) from Kanchanpur Reang Refugee Camp was married with Nirajoy Reang at D.M. Colony before few days. The husband had an altercation with his wife in last night and he ousted Rumati Reang from the house.

On being informed brother and relatives of Rumati arrived at D.M. Colony from Reang Refugee Camp along with their group by a vehicle today.

At first they tried to settle the dispute through discussion took initiative to take Rumati along with them. But the situation turned violent through argument between both the parties and they engaged into clash. All of a sudden the brides’ party hit three persons of with sharp cutting weapon. As a result Tapanjoy Reang (25), Mrigaroy Reang (30) and Surendra Reang (35) injured seriously who went to settle the dispute on behalf of Nirajoy Reang.

Immediately the local people shifted them to Fatikroy Hospital. Observing their serious condition the doctors referred them to Kailashahar Hospital. But Tapanjoy Reang died on the way to Kailashahar Hospital.

The condition of remaining two persons is also very serious.

On being informed a large contingent of police reached on the spot and arrested five persons.

Meanwhile 85 voters of CPM joined BJP at two meetings of BJP held at Igalcherra and Machmara today. Sources said that 51 voters of Chakma community from 17 families joined BJP at Igalcherra today. Besides, 34 voters from 26 families joined BJP at Machmara. State committee member of BJP Bhagaban Das and BJP leader Kartik Das welcomed them with party flag.