The four missing persons have been identified as – Bakar Ali, Saddam Ali, Ataur Rahman and Rahul Amin.
The Assam Police team were in three vehicles and a tractor. Hussain suffered two bullet injuries on his head and one on his leg.
Bandhs cripple life; militants open fire on forces in Chirang.
Assam killings: One more killed, toll reaches 8
The official said the incident could be in retaliation to the death of an NDFB(S) cadre in Gossaigaon
The anti-talks faction of National Democratic Front of Boroland,headed by founder chairman Ranjan Daimary
A group of militants of the GNLA and NDFB were taking shelter at a Garo basti near Mendipathar.
Union Home Minister P Chidambaram said the Centre has directed the security forces to deal firmly with the anti-talk faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland.
The blasts were reported to be the handiwork of the anti-talks faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB).
The Opposition in the Assam Assembly hit out at the Congress-led government of Tarun Gogoi for the serial attacks.
The NDFB warned the Centre and the Assam govt of retaliation if killings of its cadres continued.
Four persons,suspected to be militants belonging to the anti-talk faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland
Three NDFB(D) militants were killed in separate encounters in Assam on Thursday and a suspected camp of the banned outfit busted.
The Gauhati High Court was on Wednesday informed by the Central and state governments that the whereabouts of the wife and children of arrested NDFB chairman Ranjan Daimary….
Apprehending a backlash by members of NDFB anti-talk faction following the arrest of its Chairman Ranjan Daimary,security has been beefed up in Assam.