Khano Chatung, a sub-inspector of the Doimukh police station in Arunachal Pradesh was found dead inside a car early Wednesday morning. Police had recovered the body of the police personnel from the car and has started their investigation.
The bordering state with China and Myanmar has witnessed a recent surge in number of attacks against police personnel. This has happened after Arunachal Pradesh police stepped up operations to check drug abuse and nab drug peddlers.
On August 13, DSP Bomto Kamda was killed by drug peddlers. Two other police personnel were killed on September 10 after the police raided various places in Namsai against drugs trafficking.