Incident Summary:

06/09/2015: Assailants opened fire on an Assam Rifles patrol in Konkan village, near Kamjong, Manipur state, India. There were no reported casualties in the ensuing clash. No group claimed responsibility for the incident; however, sources attributed the attack to the People's Liberation Army (India).

GTD ID:
201506090017

When:
2015-06-09

Country:
India

Region:
South Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Manipur

City:
Kamjong

Location Details:
The incident occurred in the nearby Konkan village

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Assam Rifles (AR)
Specific Description Patrol
Nationality of Target India
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) No
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) Yes
Alternate Designation (more) Insurgency/Guerilla Action
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
People's Liberation Army (India) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"PLA cadres ambush AR in Ukhrul," Morung Express, June 9, 2015."
"Army hunts down rebels involved in June 4 ambush," Nagaland Post, June 9, 2015."