The incident took place when a group of police personnel along with two civilians were coming from Laisong area in a mini-bus that belongs to a construction
Police informed that slain persons included one Special Task Force jawan of Assam Police and two civilians (villagers) including one girl. All of them died on the spot. The two injured were identified as STF assitant sub-inspector Khitish Bora and STF jawan Rantu Khongia. They were airlifted to Silchar Medical College and Hospital.
Killed persons were identified as Lomet Turung, Namjuchung Newme (19) and his sister(10). Security forces have launched a combing operation in the area following the incident.