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Six teenaged Rohingya Muslims held in Tripura

IANS  |  Agartala 

Six teenaged Rohingya Muslims have been arrested in Tripura's town bordering Assam, police said on Sunday.

Acting on a tip, three girls and three boys were arrested from railway station on Saturday evening.

The youngsters, all from and aged around 18 years, entered from two days ago and were trying to go by train, North district told IANS over phone.

Police and intelligence officials are questioning the teenagers.

Many Rohingyas had entered and a few other northeastern states via illegally in search of jobs.

Security forces detained most of the infiltrators. Subsequently, they were pushed back to

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First Published: Sun, January 14 2018. 16:26 IST
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