Suspected Bru militants loot truck in Mizoram
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Last Updated: Monday, March 21, 2011, 15:41
Aizawl: Suspected Bru militants fired at a truck injuring one person in Mizoram's Mamit district, police said on Monday.

Around 15-20 militants armed with AK-47 rifles looted a truck carrying timbers near Kanhmun village in Mamit district and took away driving licenses, other documents and mobile phones from the driver and passengers, who were all non-tribals.

The militants fired at the truck and the bullets burst two tyres of the vehicle and wounded one passenger, police said.

Another report said that the miscreants also robbed another truck inside Assam and fires several rounds.

Mizoram Police launched a combing operation, but the militants had reportedly crossed over to Assam or Tripura.


First Published: Monday, March 21, 2011, 15:41

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