In a joint operation taken out by army and police personnel, two NDFB (S) cadres have been apprehended at Khowang, Dibrugarh. The NDFB (S) cadres, identified as Ranjit Daimary and Prakash Bodo were hiding out at the Rahmari Reserved Forest in Khowang, where both of them have been nabbed by army and police personnel in a joint operation.
Reportedly, officials have recovered a 9 mm pistol, a point 22 pistol along with 19 live cartridges. They have also recovered some documents from the arrested cadres.
Meanwhile, in another incident, based on a tip off, army personnel had taken out an operation in Sonari, leading to the arrest of one notorious NSCN (K) cadre. The army had nabbed the cadre from Sonari’s Janoki Pathar. The cadre had been identified as Ponggong Konyak. Officials have recovered point 22 pistol, 3 live cartridges along with a bottle grenade.