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KLO leader killed in Kokrajhar

Counter offensive against the insurgent outfits are getting intensified in the BTAD areas.

Security forces claimed to have killed a dreaded KLO militant at an encounter in Kokrajhar on Saturday. According to information, the fierce gun fighting took place at Salakati area at night during the combing operation against all militant outfits in the area.

KLO leader Brindabon Rajbanshi died on the spot and another dreaded militant managed to escape from the spot. Combing operation is going on in search of the militant on the run.   

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