NSCN-K militant killed, three others arrested in Assam | india | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Dec 09, 2016-Friday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

NSCN-K militant killed, three others arrested in Assam

india Updated: Sep 11, 2009 17:17 IST

PTI
Highlight Story

An NSCN-Khaplang militant was killed and three others were arrested on Friday in a gunfight with security forces in Assam’s North Cachar Hills district.

Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of police and Army raided Lungchirum village in the district and an encounter followed, police said.

An NSCN-K militant was killed in the encounter and three others were arrested, they said.

Two US-made pistols and a local made rifle with several rounds of ammunition were seized from the militants, police said.