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The court martial process began on July 16 this year and concluded on July 27.(PTI File Photo)

Assam fake encounter case: Major General among 7 given life sentence by Army court

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON OCT 14, 2018 09:33 PM IST
Nine youths were picked up by the Army from different areas of Tinsukia district on February 18, 1994 on suspicion that they were involved in the killing of a top tea garden executive. The soldiers killed five of the youths in a fake encounter, branding them as ULFA militants a few days after the incident, while releasing the other four.
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