BREAKING: Horror as gunmen open fire in busy market killing 14

44444The attackers stormed the shopping area in a town in northeastern India’s Kokrajhar, police said.Several were wounded – although officials have yet to confirm numbers.

At least 20 are in a critical condition and the death toll expected to rise, according to local news channels.

One attacker brandishing an AK-47 was killed after a 20 minute gun battle with police.The army are searching for two more who are at large.It is not yet clear who is responsible for the attack.

Mukesh Sahay, director general of police for Assam state said: “Extremists attacked unarmed people in a marketplace.”

The attackers are reported to be part of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland, a Christian separatist group.

August 5th, 2016 by