A fierce gun-battle between the ULFA (I) and security forces have been reported from Kujupathar at Bordumsa in Tinsukia district of Assam.

According to reports, two grenade explosions took place before the gun-battle broke out.

Meanwhile, another encounter between security forces and the outlawed ULFA (I) has also been reported from Khermethia and Konapathar along the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border.