ULFA-Independent and five other North East militant outfits have jointly called a boycott of Republic Day celebrations and a general strike that day in the entire region.
Eight hardcore ULFA insurgents and three link men surrendered before the police at Tinsukia in Assam Friday.
Three ULFA militants have been arrested from the two neighbouring districts of Nalbari and Baksa, police said today.
Two ULFA linkmen were apprehended and huge quantities of arms and ammunitions recovered from them in Assam`s Dhubri district.
A police informer was killed during an encounter between security forces and ULFA militants in upper Assam`s Dibrugarh district on Sunday afternoon.
There was exchange of fire between ULFA militants and police at Majuli island in the early hours on Sunday but there was no casualty.
Four ULFA linkmen were nabbed from Majuli island in Jorhat district in a joint operation by police and CRPF, official sources said Wednesday.
Ram`s son had filed a petition challenging the closure report submitted by the CBI due to lack of proper evidence in the case.
The Home Ministry Wednesday issued an alert to Assam and its neighbouring states and directed them to tighten
security across the region.
Suspected ULFA militants tonight
lobbed a grenade and damaged a portion of a police station at
Sibsagar district in Assam.
The militants crossed the border to indulge in subversive activities and extortion, BSF DIG Ravi Gandhi said.
Suspected ULFA insurgents lobbed a grenade at Assam Rifles personnel escorting a school bus in upper Assam`s Sibsagar district Tuesday morning.
Two militants of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) were killed on Sunday in a gun battle with security forces in Assam.
Two ULFA militants were killed in
an encounter with a joint Army and police team in Kokrajhar
district of Assam, police said Saturday.
Within a week of 19 ULFA members
deserting the banned outfit, three more rebel leaders have
left it and are currently in the safe custody of police, a top
Assam Police official said Tuesday.
Two ULFA militants belonging to
the outfit`s 28th battalion surrendered before the Lakhimpur
district Deputy Commissioner on Tuesday.
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