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Assam Rifles Team Ambushed In Arunachal; Jawan Killed, Say Official Sources

Assam Rifles Team Ambushed In Arunachal; Jawan Killed, Say Official Sources

The ambush took place in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh.

An Assam Rifles patrol team was ambushed today by suspected militants in Arunachal Pradesh's Tirap district, sources said, adding that one jawan was killed in the line of duty.

The ambush took place at Sanliam tri-junction on Khonsa Lazu road in Tirap, not far from the border with Myanmar. Massive search operations are being carried out in the area after the incident, sources said. 

(More details are awaited)