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Shillong: Four militants killed in police encounter
K Anurag in Guwahati | October 30, 2007 22:28 IST
Last Updated: October 30, 2007 23:55 IST
Four hardcore insurgents were killed during a fierce gun battle between the militants and the Meghalaya Police at Cleave Colony in the heart of Shillong on Tuesday night.
The police also recovered one AK 47 assault rifle, two shot guns and 14 rounds of ammunition from the possession of the slain ultras.
The police had received information about the HNLC's plans from two militants of the group who had surrendered on Monday.