Khonsa: As many as six National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Isak-Muivah) insurgents were killed in an encounter with security personnel in the Khonsa area of Arunachal Pradesh early on Saturday morning.
An Assam Rifles soldier was also injured in the crossfire.
The police said six long-range weapons (Four AK-47 and 2 Chinese MQ) were recovered from the spot.
Acting upon actionable and specific information by SIB Arunachal Pradesh, a joint team of 6 Assam Rifle and Arunachal Pradesh Police conducted an early morning action today in Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh near Nginu village.
In the operation, 6 NSCN- IM armed cadre have been killed.
On the other hand, the injured jawan is stable and receiving medical aid at a military hospital.