|Tuesday, March 7, 2000,
|8 shot in Assam
GUWAHATI, March 6 (PTI) Eight persons, including a police officer, were killed in an ambush by ULFA militants in Assams Tinsukia district last night, the police said today. The ultras waylaid a police party, which was returning after rescuing an abducted girl, at Maduligaon in the district and opened fire, killing a police sub-inspector, a constable, the rescued girl, her kidnapper, his father, the girls mother and sister.
|3 Naxalites killed
JAGDALPUR (MP), March 6 (UNI) Three Naxalites were killed in an encounter with the police when they attacked a police station in large numbers, late last night. A policeman and six civilians were injured in the encounter. The incident took place at the Aashal police station in Garchiroli district.
|30 die in bus mishap
KARACHI, March 6 (AP) A passenger bus careened off a road in southern Sindh province and plunged into a ravine killing at least 30 persons, state-run Pakistan television reported today. The accident occurred near Jacobabad.
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