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Youth killed in Tinsukia firing

Security forces claimed to have killed an ULFA militant in Tinsukia district  on Saturday. Identified as Lalit Moran, the local youth was suspected to be a militant belonging to the anti-talk faction during a joint operation launched by the Army and police in Duwarmara jungle.

Army and police had launched the operation after getting intelligence input regarding the presence of a group of armed men in the area. 
But a section of local resident alleged it a fake encounter where the innocent youth was killed.

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