The Assam Police team were in three vehicles and a tractor. Hussain suffered two bullet injuries on his head and one on his leg.
On reported recovery of weapons (AK-47),magazines,180 live rounds of ammunition,army termed it as “baseless”.
Assam government decided to file cases against three tea estates for gross negligence of healthcare of labourers.
One person drowned and around 1.5 lakh people were affected in the flash floods which hit Assams Lakhimpur,Dhemaji,Golaghat and Sonitpur districts.
Even six days after a group of armed militants stopped a running train and whisked away its driver and assistant driver in Sonitpur district in northern Assam close to the Arunachal Pradesh border.
Three NDFB(D) militants were killed in separate encounters in Assam on Thursday and a suspected camp of the banned outfit busted.
A child was killed and over 36 persons were injured in a bomb blast today at a weekly market near Misamari army cantonment in lower Assams Sonitpur district by suspected NDFB militants.
An estimated 71 per cent polling was recorded in the byelection to two assembly constituencies in Assam.
Seven persons,including two women,were killed and nine others injured in an indiscriminate firing by the banned National Democratic Front of Bodoland militants in Sonitpur along the Arunachal Pradesh border.
Two hardcore ULFA militants surrendered and deposited a huge quantity of arms and ammunition before the Sonitpur district administration.
An army doctor and a jawan were killed in an IED blast triggered by suspected National Democratic Front of Bodoland militants in Assam.