Three Assam Rifles personnel were killed and five injured in an ambush near India-Myanmar border at Chandel area in Manipur on Wednesday night.
Thereafter they came under heavy fire from the members of an insurgent group.
“On 29 July, 2020, an area domination patrol in Khongtal, Chandel dist, Manipur. At 18:45 hrs the patrol party got ambushed on their way back,” said a senior government officer.
The incident happened about three kilometers from the India-Myanmar border. They were returning to their post after three days of operation along the international border.
Source: National Herald