Acting on reliable information the troops of the Indian Army, Assam police and a team of the CRPF conducted a joint operation at Chirang district and arrested a dreaded insurgent of the Saoraigwra faction of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB-S).
The arrestee identified as Raju Brahma(30) was nabbed from the Daimuguri area under Panbari Police Station of the district located a few meters from the Indo-Bhutan border.
A foreign-made pistol with 10 live rounds of bullets, a hand grenade has been recovered from his possession.
The police is currently interrogating the cadre.
Inputs & Photo: Prasanta Ray