Eight militant outfits in Asssam, 5 of them banned: Govt

There are eight militant outfits in Assam with five of them declared as banned organisations, Panchayat Minister Rockybul Hussain said in the Assembly on Monday.

Mar 09, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

Seven top leaders of KPLT arrested in West Karbi Anglong

Seven top leaders of the dreaded Karbi Peoples' Liberation Tiger (KPLT) were arrested on Monday in a joint operation by the army and the police in the Amring forest area in Hamren sub division.

Feb 16, 2015, 15:24 PM IST

Five KPLT ultras including general secretary arrested in Assam

In a major joint police and Army operation in Assam`s Karbi Anglong district, five wanted militants of the Karbi Peoples Liberation Army (KPLT) including its general secretary were arrested on Thursday.

Jul 24, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Govt to declare Assam militant group KPLT as banned outfit

The Centre is all set to declare a tribal militant group in Assam, Karbi Peoples` Liberation Tigers (KPLT), as a banned organisation following spurt in violence perpetrated by it.

Jun 06, 2014, 20:38 PM IST

Six KPLT militants killed in encounter

Six militants of Karbi Peoples` Liberation Tigers (KPLT), including its self-styled Commander-in-Chief, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Assam`s Karbi Anglong district on , police said.

May 14, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

Karbi Anglong violence: Curfew relaxed, two KPLT men surrender

Even as no new incident of violence was reported from the troubled areas of Karbi Anglong district of Assam, two terrorists of KPLT surrendered on Wednesday.

Jan 01, 2014, 20:08 PM IST

Assam militant attack kills four, additional forces move in

At least four people, including three women, were killed when suspected Karbi Peoples` Liberation Tigers (KPLT) militants fired indiscriminately at a village in Assam`s Karbi Anglong district early Friday, police said.

Dec 27, 2013, 20:54 PM IST

Three KPLT militants nabbed

Three Karbi People`s Liberation Tigers (KPLT) militants have been apprehended by the police in connection with an extortion demand from a businessman here, police said today.

Oct 04, 2012, 15:50 PM IST

Seven abducted from power plant in Assam

A group of heavily armed KPLT ultras stormed the project site, about 34 km from here, under Manja police station, and took hostage 11 labourers, engaged by P Das and Company.

Jun 10, 2012, 18:01 PM IST

KPLT Commander-in-Chief`s body found

Body of KPLT Commander-in-Chief Blain Hanse, killed allegedly by an outfit member, was found in a remote area of Assam`s Karbi Anglong district.

May 07, 2012, 19:57 PM IST

Nine construction labourers kidnapped in Assam

Nine labourers were
kidnapped from a construction site by suspected Karbi Peoples`
Liberation Tigers (KPLT) militants in Assam`s Karbi Anglong
district, police said here today.

Apr 06, 2012, 14:33 PM IST

KPLT militant apprehended

A militant of the KPLT was apprehended and another injured in an encounter with the police today at Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council district.

Mar 08, 2012, 17:08 PM IST

KPLT c-in-c shot dead in encounter

The `commander-in-chief` of ethnic
insurgent outfit Karbi People`s Liberation Tigers has been
shot dead in an encounter with a joint police and Army team in
Karbi Anglong district of Assam early this morning.

Jul 12, 2011, 12:48 PM IST

Four CRPF men gunned down in Assam, one injured

Two days before the first phase of
Assembly polls in Assam, ethnic insurgent outfit Karbi Peoples Liberation Tiger (KPLT) gunned down four CRPF jawans and
injured another in an encounter in Karbi Anglong district.

Apr 02, 2011, 12:57 PM IST