Assam: Encounter between security forces and NDFB(S) in Kokrajhar

Assam: Encounter between security forces and NDFB(S) in Kokrajhar

GUWAHATI: Just a day after an Assam Rifles convoy was attacked  under Phek district in Nagaland.  A joint team of police and army personnel was attacked by a group of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit) militants at Ashrabari of Laopani in Kokrajhar.

A fierce gun battle took place as security personnel took the initiative which led to one NDFB (S) militant who was killed. However, the other militants managed to flee.

One AK-56 rifle, a magazine, 36 hand grenades, several rounds of live ammunition were seized from the spot.

Source inputs: dy 365.in

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