Guwahati: An alleged militant was killed in firing by a rival group in Lakhipur village near the Assam-Manipur border in Assam’s Cachar district, Director General of Asssam Police Bhaskarjyoti Mahanta said.

“One person got killed… and no body was injured. He was a former militant,” Mahanta said.

According to sources, the firing incident took place in Lakhipur assembly constituency near Assam Manipur border, when a person named David Rongmai, a suspected member of the Naga National Council, was killed. Sources said he was shot at by persons wearing black masks.  

A similar incident of firing was reported in the Cachar district of Assam along the Manipur border on December 14 last year. One person was injured in the firing.

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