Guwahati: An NDFB militant was killed in
an encounter with security forces in Assam`s Chirang district
on Tuesday, police said.
Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of police and army
launched an operation at Santipur village, where in an
encounter a militant belonging to the Ranjan Daimary-led
anti-talk faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland
(NDFB) was killed.
The security forces recovered a pistol with several
rounds of ammunition and five empty cartridges from the spot.