Meghalaya: Encounter between GNLA and security forces
Shillong: Heavy exchange of fire between
security personnel and Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA)
was reported at Arengdo in East Garo Hills district of
Meghalaya on Friday, police said.
Acting on a tip off, Meghalaya Police SWAT Commandos
and CRPF's COBRA launched the operation last evening in the
A pistol, detonators and documents were recovered from
the area, he said.
No casualty was reported from both sides, police said.
Deemed as a terror group, GNLA is actively involved in
extortion, abduction of government officials and businessmen
besides killing security forces in western Garo Hills
districts of Meghalaya.