Guwahati: Militants ambushed an Assam Rifles vehicle, triggering an encounter along the Assam-Arunchal Pradesh border on Sunday morning.
An Assam Rifles vehicle was attacked by grenades and loud explosions were heard at Barabasti 12th Mile on NH-53 bordering Assam's Tinsukia district, a defence spokesman said.
Security forces retaliated and both are currently locked in an encounter.
Further details were awaited.
Updated Date: Jan 22, 2017 12:14 PM