Four Notorious Militants Apprehended in Assam


Four Hardcore Militants Captured

Security forces apprehended four hardcore militants including two of NDFB(S) in Assam last Wednesday, officials said.

According to reports, army Red Horn division and police

After launching an operation in the Gossaigaon area in Kokrajhar district, local police and the army Red Horn division captured and arrested two NSLA militants.

The militants were identified as Anthony Hembrom and Badal Hembrom.

“Security forces recovered two 9mm pistols and ammunition in their possession and based on information obtained from the terrorists another 9mm pistol and ammunition were recovered from Udalguri town,” a top police official said.

In a separate incident, security forces captured a hardcore NDFB(S) cadre identified as Habel Basumutary in the Kachugaon area and recovered a 7.65mm pistol and several rounds of live ammunition.

In another incident, police and army jointly launched an operation in the Asrabari area of Udalguri district and arrested another NDFB(S) militant identified as Ranaush Tulciary and recovered one pistol from him.

Hemanta Kumar Nath is a correspondent in Assam, India, who reports on local news in Assam, the north east Indian state.