One NSCN-IM cadre killed, another injured in Dimapur

Written by:
Subscribe to Oneindia News

Kohima, Nov 01: A cadre was killed and an officer of the NSCN-IM injured by Army personnel at the Assam-Nagaland border in Dimapur.

Official sources said here today that the Army personnel, stationed at Diphu in Karbi Anglong district of Assam, yesterday chased the vehicle carrying the ultras, from Assam to Nagaland, suspecting them to be arms-smugglers.

When the vehicle entered Nagaland, the Army personnel shot at it, killing a cadre and injuring the Tatar (Member of Parliament), of the NSCN-IM set up, who was shifted to the Dimapur Civil Hospital.

Security forces confirmed that it was an operation from Assam and informed that a jawan of the fifth Bihar Regiment and an informer were also injured in the shooting incident and they were shifted to the Rangapahar Army Hospital.


Please Wait while comments are loading...