Tirong Aboh was the sitting MLA from the Khonsa West Assembly seat and was seeking re-election in the ongoing state assembly polls in Arunachal Pradesh.
Militants belonging to the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) are suspected to be behind the attack. Aboh’s personal security officer is said to be in critical condition.
Tirong Aboh’s personal security officer is said to be in critical condition.
Eleven people, including sitting MLA from National People’s Party Tirong Aboh and his son, were shot dead by unknown assailants in Arunachal Pradesh on Tuesday. The attack took place in the Bogapani area of Tirap district.