Skip to contentSkip to navigation

NDFB-S attack toll crosses 50

The death toll in the five incidents of attacks in Sonitpur district has crossed 50 with the recovery of more bodies on Tuesday. The dreaded serial attacks were reported simultaneously from 6 to 7 in the evening.

According to information, at least 40 people, all Adivasi people, were killed in Sonitpur district alone. Most of these bodies were recovered from the Paboi reserve forest areas till 9 in the evening. In Batashipur also, NDFB-S killed not less than 5 people forcing security forces to intensify operation along the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border.

Security forces are intensifying a full scale crackdown against the militants along the Indo-Bhutan border after the militants killed 4 Adivasi villgers in Ultpani in Kokrajhar district.   


Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff

Add new comment


Republish this content

More Stories

14 ACS, APS officers jailed in APSC scam

21 Nov 2017 - 4:54pm | AT News
GUWAHATI: A special court in Guwahati on Tuesday remanded 14 ACS and APS officers to judicial custody after the end of their 14 days police custody in connection with the APSC scam. The Dibrugarh...

Kaziranga Mahotsav

17 Dec 2012 - 4:48pm | Koushik Hazarika
There is sharp decline of tourists to Kaziranga National Park by 35% during November 1 to December 15 this year. A meeting was held at Bokakhat subdivision office headed by Deputy Commissioner...

Mama released on bail

26 Oct 2010 - 11:41pm | editor
Seven years have passed since Bhimakanta Buragohain was captured on the soil of Bhutan. Since then he has been languishing in the Tezpur Central jail. On Tuesday only, ULFA's political adviser was...