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Two killed, 14 hurt in Jharkhand bandh violence

May 27, 2003 17:23 IST

Twopersons were killed and 14 injured in Ranchi on Tuesday when police fired at an unruly mob on the second day of the Jharkhand bandh on the domicile issue.

Earlier, a petrol bomb was hurled at one of the centres where a recruitment test for teachers was underway. Pro-domicile groups are protesting against conducting the examination for teachers before framing a local policy. No one was injured in the attack.

Inspector General of Police (operation) R C Kaithal said stray incidents had occurred elsewhere.

"Once the examinations are over, everything would be normal," he said.


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Sub: two killed in Jharkhand agitation

Even the High Court in Jharkhand has asked the Govt. to define the local people before making any recruitment. The Govt. has failed to comply ...


Posted by ranjit





Sub: jharkhand teacher recruitement test

only those candidates who have done either 10th or 12th from the scholls/colleges located in the State of Jharkhand would be allowed to participate in ...


Posted by vinayak mishra





Sub: Poor Institutional will.

I think that for central level tests, ecveryone who is an indian Citizen should get equal chances but for State Level Competitions only local residents ...


Posted by Rajesh




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