Guwahati: Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces at Chalibhui in Dhubri district of Assam today. Acting on a tip-off, the Army and police jointly launched an operation in the area last night and an encounter ensued at about 3:50 AM with a group of insurgents, resulting in the death of two of them, a police spokesman said. An AK-56 rifle, one 9mm pistol, two hand grenades, 40 rounds of AK ammunition were recovered from the slain utras. The group of extremists is yet to be identified, the spokesman said.
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