As a traffic booth is burned and police are assaulted, new tension prevails in Meghalaya.

Six people were killed in the firing incident at Mukroh village in the West Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya . The NIA or CBI should look at the case, the SP said .

Shillong (Meghalaya), India, November 24: Miscreants erupted a traffic booth on Thursday evening and assaulted three police vehicles, including a city bus, in the Meghalaya's capital Shillong, on November 22.Six people were killed in the firing incident at Mukroh village in the West Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya, according to S. Nongtnger, SP of East Khasi Hills, Shillong, on Tuesday, when he said three police vehicles, including a city bus and a gypsy, were damaged.Miscreants set fire to a traffic booth in the city and hurled petrol bombs at police officers, according to the SP.Both Assam and Meghalaya governments called for an investigation into the incident on Wednesday.We insist that a central government investigate the situation.

Sangma said on Wednesday that the Assam government also agreed to this and said they would cooperate with the probe if requested by the central government.

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