12 Civilians and an ultra were today killed while several others injured when a group of heavily armed militants opened fire in a crowded market place in Assam’s Kokrajhar district. Security forces in the area have killed one of the terrorists.15 civilians have been reported injured in the incidence

According to Police the group of militants came in a car and swooped down on Balajan Tiniali market this afternoon. They opened fire and killed 12.

I think details are still coming in so we have to wait for some time to find out the confirmed number of killings and the number of extremists neutralized by security forces. Bodoland territorial council chief Hagrama Mohillary has said that 12 persons are on the list of those killed. This is his version,” the minister said

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal has briefed Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the attack

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