Six Bodo rebels held in Kokrajhar district

Six Bodo rebels held in Kokrajhar district

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GUIWAHATI: On specific intelligence provided by Gajraj Intelligence Unit, six hardcore NDFB(S) militants were apprehended by Army and Police, in Parbatjhora Reserve Forest in Kokrajhar district today.

The apprehension followed the apprehension of five NDFB(S) militants in Kokrajhar on Tuesday.

The apprehended terrorists have been identified as Gobla Basumatary alias B Gwnshwar, Corporal and Section Commander of Joyshidi section of Bishwanath Chairali Platoon of NDFB(S)'s 3rd Battalion, Preg Barmouh alias Daoharo, section commander of Bengtol Section of Chirang Platoon, Shankhar Musahari from Dekhaijuli Platoon of 3rd Battalion, Rahul Khaklary alias Ridung, Babul Narzary, Swarang Boro and  Tekeka.

All six are Myanmar trained cadres from 35th Batch of NDFB(S).

One 12 Bore rifle, four Pistols, five hand grenades and other war like stores were recovered from the terrorists.

Investigation revealed that the ultras were tasked by NDFB(S) to recruit new cadres from Kokrajhar and Chirang districts, carry out extortion activities and inform about movement of Security Forces conducting relentless operations against NDFB(S).

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