The officials stated that 6 militants from the DNLA terrorist group were killed in a deadly encounter with an Indian armed force close to the Assam-Nagaland borderline right off on the 23rd of May. The encounter occurred in the Dhansiri Area of Karbi Anglong in Assam. 4 AK-47 guns and a few rounds of ammo were recuperated from the terrorist after the deadly encounter with a joint group of the Assam Rifles and the Assam police.
A gunfight resulted between the Indian armed forces and the terrorist in the Michibailung territory, following which 8 peoples from the prohibited outfit were gunned down. 6 militant dead bodies were at first recuperated, and 2 others, associated to be that with the outfit’s militant team leader, were seen later in the day during encounter in the far off district, along the borderline.
Search operation had been in progress in the region since a week ago after a priest was executed in the Daujiphang region. Search operations in the Dhansiripar in Nagaland were increased after speculated Dimasa National Liberation Army radicals executed Daojingphang village’s Sanjoy Ronghang on the 19th of May.
The Dimasa National Liberation Army was founded on April 2 years ago to battle for its own land Dimasa country. The individuals from this mindset were purportedly trained under the NCCN. “The Dimasa National Liberation Army’s strength is low after a couple of encounter operations done by paramilitary forces. However, this militant group making difficulty in Karbi Anglong district”.
Police teams from Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao districts were engaged in the search operation. Further information on the character of the Dimasa National Liberation Army radical units and the conditions around the deadly encounter was anticipated. This militant group wants a sovereign and free country for individuals from the Dimasa tribe people.