Assam Encounter

Wanted dacoit gunned down in police encounter in Assam's Dhubri district

With the fresh incident, 25 accused have been gunned down and 39 injured in police encounters in the state under the Himanta Biswa Sarma government.

published on : 12th September 2021

Police encounters unabated in Assam, two more accused injured

Special Director General of Police (Law and Order) Gyanendra Pratap Singh said sleuths in Guwahati had to open fire on one accused in self-defence when he tried to flee custody.

published on : 5th September 2021

Dacoit killed in police encounter in Assam; toll rises to 17 in three months

The dacoit, who was the prime accused in several cases, was nabbed in Kharupetia in Dalgaon police station area.

published on : 11th August 2021

Another police encounter in Assam, supari smuggler injured in Bongaigaon

Senior police officials in Bongaigaon said that the alleged supari smuggler was nabbed in Golaghat and was brought to Bongaigaon on Monday.

published on : 21st July 2021

Assam: 12 accused gunned down in two months; opposition calls police 'trigger happy'

The Assam Police has refuted this allegation, claiming that it was the militants and criminals who forced its personnel to resort to firing.

published on : 4th July 2021