Based on a specific intelligence of the presence of a hardcore NDFB(S) terrorist Nerswn Brahma@Naidaw in Kokrajhar district of Assam, the army launched a joint operation with Kokrajhar Police in the wee hours of 08 December 2015. When the search party reached the suspected area, the terrorist opened fire and in the ensuing firefight sustained bullet injuries leading to his death.
The individual has been , a 40th batch trained cadre. He was involved in the Boro Muslim violence of 2012. One AK 47, two magazines, 44 live rounds of 7.62mm ammunition,11 fired cases, two mobile phones, Rs 11000 in cash and some incriminating documents were recovered from the killed terrorist .
It is pertinent to mention that the Army in close coordination with Assam Police and other Para Military Forces is continuously maintaining extreme pressure by carrying out relentless specific intelligence based operations against the Terror groups active in the area, leading to their near decimation and establishment of lasting peace in the region.