Assam: NDFB(S) cadres nabbed
GUWAHATI: In two separate joint operations launched by Army in conjunction with Police in Chirang district on Saturday, two NDFB(S) Over Ground Workers (OGWs) were apprehended.
In the first operation, a NDFB(S) Over Ground Worker (OGW) identified as Chakra Brahma was apprehended from general area Kusumdisha. The apprehended individual has been actively supporting NDFB(S) terrorists. He has confessed on providing food, ration and guiding approximately 35-40 terrorists across AI River in Chirang district , who were on the run after their major camp was busted by Security Forces in Kokrajhar district on May 7, 15. He also confessed of being paid Rs 5,000 by Birbai, a hardcore NDFB(S) terrorist for this assistance.
In a second operation, a NDFB(S) Over Ground Worker(OGW), identified as Thepa Basumatary was apprehended from general area Burijhar. The individual has been extensively involved in extorting money from local population.