NDFB militant working as security guard in NHPC nabbed

A NDFB militant, working as a security guard in National Hydroelectric Power Corporation, was apprehended on Thursday by the police in Assam`s Lakhimpur district, police said.

Updated: Feb 04, 2010, 22:09 PM IST

Guwahati: A NDFB militant, working as a
security guard in National Hydroelectric Power Corporation,
was apprehended on Thursday by the police in Assam`s Lakhimpur
district, police said.

The militant was nabbed after his name was mentioned
in a diary recovered during an encounter with a group of NDFB
militants in neighbouring Dhemaji district on January 29 last.

The apprehended militant has been identified as
Bhadreswar Ramchiary who was working as a security guard at
NHPC`s Lower Subansiri Hydel Project at Gogamukh.

The militant was allegedly involved in extorting money
from other employees` of the project and providing logistic
support to other members of the outfit, sources added.

PTI