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Khonsa West MLA Tirong Aboh was killed in an ambush in Arunachal Pradesh’s Tirap district on Tuesday morning
Khonsa West MLA Tirong Aboh was killed in an ambush in Arunachal Pradesh’s Tirap district on Tuesday morning|Facebook
ARUNACHAL PRADESH

NE leaders express shock, anger over killing of Arunachal MLA

Sitting Khonsa West legislator Tirong Aboh, 10 others were killed by suspected NSCN militants in an ambush near Bogapani in Tirap district; his son was among the victims

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Itanagar: Leaders from the Northeast, cutting across party lines, expressed their shock and anger over the killing of sitting Khonsa West MLA Tirong Aboh and 10 others in Arunachal Pradesh's Tirap district on Tuesday morning.

Aboh's son was among those killed in the ambush laid by suspected NSCN militants near Bogapani in Khonsa circle of Tirap district.

Condemning the 'brutal attack', Nagaland CM took to Twitter and urged the government to take action against those responsible.

Taking to Twitter, Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju said that the “strongest possible action will be taken against those responsible for such dastardly attack”.

Meanwhile, Arunachal Pradesh CM Pema Khandu announced that “action will be initiated to hunt down the perpetrators.