Guwahati, May 25, 2019
A group of suspected ULFA-I and NSCN-K cadres ambushed an Assam Rifles team on May 25th, 2019 at Thanyak in between Ukha and Tobu in the Mon district, along the Nagaland-Myanmar border, as per reports.
Two Assam Rifles personnel were killed and three others injured during the ambush. A column of Assam Rifles jawans on two vehicles encountered an IED blast in the area around 1:30 pm on May 25th, 2019.
After the blast, a fierce gun firing took place between the Assam Rifles personnel and the militants in which the soldiers, including one junior commissioned officer, were killed and injured.
More details awaited.