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Five arrested in Chirang

Five persons, including a cadre of NDFB were arrested by Assam police from different places of Chirang district on Thursday during search operation against militant outfit.

Acting on specific information that some NDFBS cadre are carrying out massive extortion drive in Chirang and transferring money to their camps at Myanmar, on Thursday police arrested a NDFB-S cadre along four others from different places in Chirang district.

They were identified as Daukha narzary @ N Dopthai of Duligaon Ranchaidham(NDFB-S cadre), Khwmta Basumatary,Swrangsar Basumatary,Bhim Basumatary and Jwndao Basumatary .Cash 40,000 and five mobile handsets were recovered from them.

Dr LR Bishnoi, Additional DGP(BTAD) said that police administration has been taking stern action against militant outfits in the region.

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