As per reports, the accused named Adam Ali also has links with the Bangladesh-based terrorist organization Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen.
Police opened fire on a spot between Bashbari Village and Rupsi, Assam’s Kikrajhar District.
A police team went to Sagolia at around 1:30 AM on Wednesday in order to arrest Ali. The accused attempted to flee the police after seeing them. He eventually was caught by the police near Cooch Behar.
“The police were ambushed by Ali and he tried to run, but the officers opened fire on him. He was quickly taken to a hospital, where he was later declared killed.