At least four soldiers injured in Assam militant attack.

NSCN IMGuwahati: On Wednesday, at least four soldiers were injured after suspected NSCN (IM) militants trapped an army convoy near the Assam-Manipur border, police said.

Superintendent of Police Mugdha Jyoti Mahanta said that at least four soldiers received bullet injuries during the incident in Dima Hasao district in Assam.

He said that the militants first triggered an IED blast and then fired randomly. The incident takes place at near Mahur near the Assam-Manipur border.

Mahanta said that “We suspect the hands of NSCN-IM militants behind the incident.” The attack took place when the army convoy was passing through the area for patrolling, he said.

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