Five KPLT militants arrested in Assam

Five militants, including the general secretary of the Karbi Peoples Liberation Army (KPLT), were arrested by a joint police and Army team from Krogaon in Karbi Anglong district Thursday.

PTI| Updated: Jul 24, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Diphu: Five militants, including the general secretary of the Karbi Peoples Liberation Army (KPLT), were arrested by a joint police and Army team from Krogaon in Karbi Anglong district Thursday.

KPLT General Secretary Ranam Mirjang and four other militants were apprehended by a team of state police and Army`s Jat Regiment, Superintendent of Police M J Mahanta said.

A huge quantity of arms and ammunition were recovered from them, Mahanta said.