Acting on a tiptop information about presence of the militant cadre, a joint security forces from Assam police, Army raided operation where exchange of gun fire took place and a ULFA cadre was killed. The slain militant was identified as Dipak Bora@Bikrsm Asom.
A hand grenade, two pistol, mobile handsets, several goods were recovered from the spot.
Dr LR Bishnoi, IGP (BTAD) said that the militant dreaded cadre was killed in encounter with security forces early morning around 6.15 am on Wednesday. Police administration has been conducting strong operations against militants and several leader as well cadres were arrested so far, Bishnoi added.