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Suspected Naga militant injured in encounter with CRPF

india Updated: Dec 06, 2009 22:30 IST

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A suspected Naga militant was injured in an encounter with CRPF personnel in Upper Assam's Golaghat district, near the Nagaland border, official sources said on Sunday.

The militant Bokoho Sema was injured in the exchange fire with CRPF personnel at Uriumghat in Sector C of the district on Saturday night.

Sema along with two others came in an vehicle without a number plate to escort a person before the encounter, sources said.

A 9-MM pistol and three rounds of ammunition were seized from Sema, who is now under going medical treatment at the Golaghat civil hospital. Search operations were launched to nab the two others who fled away, the sources added.