NDFB militant killed in Assam’s Chirang district

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 15:20

Guwahati: A NDFB militant was killed in an encounter with the police in Assam`s Chirang district Tuesday, police said.

Acting on a tip-off, the police launched a search operation in Panbari village of the district since early this morning and an encounter followed in which the militant was
killed.
The police recovered a 7.65 pistol with several bullets from the slain militant who has been identified as B Basumataray of the anti-talk faction of the outfit`s 3rd Battalion.

The police have intensified combing operation in the area, sources added.

Bureau Report



First Published: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 15:20

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