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Policeman killed in militant attack

Terror shadow seems to have fallen in Assam in the run up to the Independence Day slated for Monday. A policemen killed and another sustained serious injury when suspected KPLT rebels attacked a police station in Karbi Anglong district on Saturday.

The incident took place in the wee hours where a group of rebel started an indiscriminate firing at Rongbongway police station where two policemen were left injured. One of them died on the way to the hospital while another is struggling with death at a hospital.

Security forces have been carrying out an intensified operation in search of the KPLT rebels who attacked the policed station two days before the Independence Day.

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