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Two militants killed in Meghalaya

Last Updated: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 14:04

Shillong: Security forces on Thursday shot dead two tribal militants in an encounter in Meghalaya’s East Garo Hills district.

The 20-minute encounter with the Garo National Liberation Army militants took place at Watregittim village at around 5:30 am when the Swift Weapons and Tactics commandos were on patrol, police said.

The two militants were identified as Rengchang Ch Marak and Subarthapa N Marak.
An AK series rifle, two pistols, a mobile phone and a grenade were seized from the militants.


First Published: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 14:04
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