Published: November 23, 2012
Hardcore ULFA Leader Surrenders in Assam
By Hemanta Kumar Nath
A hardcore cadre of the United Liberation front of Asom (ULFA) and the body guard of Paresh Baruah surrendered before an army in Assam's Tinsukia district on Thursday, officials said.
Muhim Asom alias Muhim Gogoi, a hardcore cadre of the outfit group surrendered before the army in Tinsukia.
"Muhim joined in ULFA in 1994 and he was servered as a body guard of ULFA's c-in-c Paresh Baruah alias Paresh Asom for the past three years," a top official said.
Meanwhile, Assam police sounded high alert across the state ahead of ULFA's protest day on November 28.
Hemanta Kumar Nath reports on local news in Assam, the north east Indian state. Read more stories by Hemanta Kumar Nath. Contact him through NewsBlaze.
Please click this
button to be notified about future stories, and please leave a comment below.
Please leave a comment here If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page
Prof. Dr. Khagendra Thapa congratulates India's Prime Minister Modi and points out home truths about the sometimes rocky relationship between Nepal and India
Six National Democratic Front of Bodoland militants were arrested by security forces near Hatibandha village, as they were going to a rubber plantation to demand money.
Bobby Ramakant says the rate of HIV infection among key populations, including men who have sex with other men and transgender people, are alarmingly high.
Setting the pace for the press conference, Dr IS Gilada, President, AIDS Society of India, emphasized that collaborative activities between national TB and HIV programmes can help maximise strengthen public health outcomes.
Stigma related to HIV not only blocks access to existing services for key affected populations but also increases risk of HIV acquisition manifold.
Shobha Shukla reports that Mark Dybul, speaking at AIDS 2014, said a focus on individual human beings will work better than a disease centric approach