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Minor boy injured in cross firing

A minor boy sustained serious injury at an incident of cross fire between KPLT militants and security forces in Karbi Anglong district on Wednesday.

The incident took place in the evening at Borbeel area near Howraghat when an army troop was locked in an encounter with KPLT militants.

A minor boy sustained serious injury in the two hour long cross firing from both sides. The Karbi militants managed to flee from the spot.

Identified as Tenson, the 12 year old boy was shifted to the hospital.     

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