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UALA militants killed in Goalpara

Security forces claimed to have killed two United Achik Liberation Army at an encounter in Goalpara district on Thursday.
The encounter took place at Kongkhal area in the district bordering Meghalaya in the wee hours.

Acting on a tip off, troops of army's Red Horns Division and police jointly conducted an operation in the tiny village where the encounter took place. The two Meghlaya-based militants died on the spot.

Two 7.65 mm pistols, two hand grenades, a large amount of ammunition and other war-like stores were recovered during the operation.

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