JUST IN: Suspected NSCN (K) cadres attack AR outpost in Mon district; three army jawans injured

JUST IN: Suspected NSCN (K) cadres attack AR outpost in Mon district; three army jawans injured

TNT News, June 5, 2018 | From Our Correspondent

The Assam Rifles outpost at Lampong Sheanghah village, about 15 km away from district headquarters Mon, was attacked by suspected UGs in the early hours of Tuesday morning leaving three army jawans injured.

The incident took place at around 2:30 AM when the outpost was attacked by suspected UGs following which a firing incident took place between army personnel and suspected NSCN (K). The gun fight lasted for a few minutes, sources stated.

According to sources, the injured have been shifted to Mon military base for urgent medical attention. Fortunately, no civilian casualties or damage of public property has been reported.

The official details are awaited.

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