By- Staff Reporter
A hardcore cadre of the United Liberation Front of Asom[Independent] was killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Meghalaya’s West Garo Hills of Meghalaya on Wednesday,
The slain cadre has been identifies as PTE Sonzit Asom alias Nitul Koch, from Uttar Nagar of Udalguri district. Assistant Publicity and Information Secretary of ULFA[Independent] Lt Arunodoy Asom confirmed the identity to Times of Assam.
The incident took place on July 30th night when SWAT commandos launched an operation in the area and had an encounter with a team of GNLA & ULFA cadres.