Officials said the encounter occurred in the wee hours on Tuesday in the forests of Chiakakogre in Williamnagar, headquarters of the East Garo Hills district of the state, when a squad led by an elite commando team of CRPF's CoBRA and state police shot the ultras down.
Three AK series assault rifles, as many magazines and a pistol have been seized by the security forces from the slain UALA cadres, they said.
A large combing operation has been launched in the area, they said.


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