The following are the highlights of the northern region at 1700 hrs:
Dehradun: Tension grips Uttarakhand's Raiwala area after members of a community allegedly vanadlise some shops and set them on fire, three days after the body of a man was found on railway tracks.
Chandigarh: The Haryana government re-instates IPS officer Ashok Kumar, who was suspended following large scale violence in Panchkula after the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case.
New Delhi: An octogenarian woman and her three daughters are found stabbed to death along with their security guard in their house in Mansarovar Park area of Shahdara.
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Bahraich (UP): A boat capsizes in the Saryu river drowning six people, including four children.
Banihal/Jammu: The police recovers a grenade in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir after interrogating three militants arrested in connecting with a terror attack on a SSB patrol party in Banihal last month.
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