Three militants nabbed in Assam
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Last Updated: Saturday, February 25, 2012, 20:52
Guwahati: Three militants, two of the ULFA and another of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) were nabbed from different parts of the state on Saturday, police said.

Acting on a tip-off, the police launched a search operation in Noshdia area of Upper Assam's Tinsukia district and nabbed two suspected ULFA militants belonging to the anti-talk faction of the outfit.

A 7.65 pistol and two rounds of ammunition have been seized from the possession of the militants who have been identified as Kehsav Gogoi and Shofik Gogoi.

In another incident, a NDFB militant was apprehended from Salbari in Baksa district during an operation by the police.

The militant has been identified as Sanjiv Swargiary and a 9 mm pistol with two rounds of ammunition along with two mobile phones have been seized from his possession, sources added.


First Published: Saturday, February 25, 2012, 20:52

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