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ULFA militant shot dead in Guwahati

A hardcore ULFA militant was shot dead in a gunfight with Army personnel in Assam's Tinsukia district, official sources said.
PTI | By HT Correspondent, Guwahati
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2008 05:57 PM IST

A hardcore ULFA militant was shot dead on Saturday in a gunfight with Army personnel in Assam's Tinsukia district, official sources said.

Pulan Moran alias Phulen Chetia was shot dead while two of his accomplices managed to flee, the sources said.

Army's J&K regiment challenged a group of ULFA militants at Bormusai in Dirak and the gunbattle ensued in which the militant was gunned down, officials said, adding that one AK-56 rifle was found at the spot.

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