GNLA Chairman released on bail in Meghalaya

Chairman of the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) Champion R Sangma was released on bail from Shillong district jail on Wednesday.

Feb 22, 2017, 00:11 AM IST
Two held for depositing Rs 28 lakh in bank accounts of terror outfit in Meghalaya

Two held for depositing Rs 28 lakh in bank accounts of terror outfit in Meghalaya

The GNLA, which is fighting for a separate 'Garoland' in Meghalaya, is headed by Champion R. Sangma, who has been lodged in Shillong jail since 2012.

Dec 01, 2016, 22:24 PM IST

Two GNLA linkmen in Assam; arms, sim cards recovered

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday apprehended two linkmen of Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) from Dhubri district in Assam. 

Jun 01, 2016, 18:03 PM IST

Constable-turned-militant killed in encounter in Meghalaya

Meghalaya police on Thursday gunned down a constable, who had deserted the force and joined the banned Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) militant group, in an encounter at a remote village in East Garo Hills district, police said.

Jul 09, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Two GNLA leaders, cadre surrender

Two top GNLA leaders and a cadre surrendered along with huge cache of arms today before the Meghalaya police.

Jun 06, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Militant killed, joint ULFA-GNLA camp busted

A militant was killed in a gun battle when security forces busted a makeshift camp of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) and the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) outfits in Meghalaya on Tuesday, police said.

Apr 07, 2015, 19:05 PM IST

GNLA planned to carry out blasts before Christmas

 Seven GNLA militants, who were allegedly planning to carry out blasts in West Garo Hills district before Christmas, have been arrested.

Nov 20, 2014, 23:08 PM IST

Meghalaya Police announces reward for capture of militants

Meghalaya Police on Wednesday announced a cash reward of Rs.10 lakh for the capture of militants belonging of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) and A'chik Matgrik Elite Force (AMEF) operating in the western part of the state.

Nov 05, 2014, 14:14 PM IST

Meghalaya names 10 most wanted militants

Meghalaya police on Tuesday shortlisted 10 'most-wanted' militants operating in the Garo Hills region and West Khasi Hills region of the state and announced reward of Rs 10 lakh for any lead information that will facilitate of their arrest.

Nov 04, 2014, 22:25 PM IST

Meghalaya police files chargesheet against Minister Deborah Marak

 Meghalaya Police have chargesheeted Social Welfare Minister Deborah C Marak for allegedly using the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) militants to intimidate voters during the Assembly elections last year.

Nov 04, 2014, 15:25 PM IST

GNLA militants surrender in Meghalaya

Shillong: A top leader and five other hardcore cadres of the banned Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) today surrendered before the police in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district.

Oct 07, 2014, 01:55 AM IST

In Garo Hills, a man is abducted every other day

Believe it or not, kidnapping has become the order of the day in the insurgency-hit Garo Hills region of Meghalaya, with one person being abducted every alternate day in the past six months.

Jul 05, 2014, 13:00 PM IST

GNLA militant killed in encounter in Meghalaya

A GNLA militant was killed and his associate caught during an encounter with security forces at their hideouts in Mikilsimgre in East Garo Hills district.

Jun 23, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

GNLA Vice-Chairman arrested in Bangalore

In a major breakthrough, the Bangalore and Meghalaya police carried out a combined operation and arrested Rafiush Sangma, the vice chairman of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA).

Jun 22, 2014, 16:27 PM IST

VK Singh condemns attacks in northeast

Union Minister Gen (retd) VK Singh on Friday condemned the violent attacks in the northeast saying it was abnormal in a society known for its matriarchal nature.

Jun 07, 2014, 01:03 AM IST

Meghalaya minister assures justice to killed woman`s family

Meghalaya Home Minister Roshan Warjri Thursday assured `justice` to members of the bereaved family of the woman whose head was blown away by Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) militants in a remote village in South Garo Hills on Tuesday evening after she resisted their molestation and rape attempt.

Jun 05, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

Three GNLA operatives arrested

Three hardcore cadres including a self-styled personal security officer (PSO) of the banned Garo militant outfit Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) were arrested from the state`s capital.

Apr 15, 2014, 21:16 PM IST

Meghalaya government to examine rebels` demand for talks: CM

The Meghalaya government will examine the demand of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) for the release of its jailed chairman as a pre-condition for peace talks, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said Tuesday.

Feb 19, 2014, 00:23 AM IST

Businessman released days after in captivity in Assam

Six days after being kidnapped, a coal businessman was today released by activists, believed to be from Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA).

Feb 05, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

No trace yet of kidnapped Meghalaya legislator`s brother

The whereabouts of the brother of a Meghalaya legislator kidnapped by Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels are still unknown, four days since the abduction.

Feb 03, 2014, 14:56 PM IST