Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Huge cache of arms-ammo recovered

Security forces on Tuesday had recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition from Goalpara district along Meghalaya border. Following a tip-off, troops of army and police had launched operation at Gosaigadhowa area in the bordering district and recovered the arms and ammunition belonging to Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) and United Liberation Front Of Asom (Independent). 

"The troops launched operation at the bordering about presence of a militant group of GNLA and ULFA. The militants hiding at the area and fled before security forces reached the area," a top police official said.

Security forces had recovered three 7.65mm pistols, two hand grenades, one Chinese grenade, one gelatin stick, one TNT slab and other war like stores and medicine from the area.

Author info

Hemanta Nath's picture

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

Cooperatives Management university in Sivasagar

28 Dec 2010 - 11:02pm | SK Hasan
Chief Minister Tarun gogoi has laid down foundation stone of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Cooperatives Management at Sivasagar on December 28. DoNER Minister B.K. Handique, Bharat Norah, State...

Holi fever grips Tinsukia

6 Mar 2015 - 12:09pm | Champak Das
Here comes the spring. Red flowers are in full bloom. A gentle breeze sweeps everywhere. That’s an occasion to celebrate holi, the festival of colours.Tinsukia district continues to soak in holi...

Top rebel held in Karbi Anglong

15 Sep 2016 - 8:21pm | AT News
Security forces claimed to have captured a dreaded Adivasi rebel in Karbi Anglong district on Thursday. Identified as Binod Gowla, the self-styled deputy C-in-C was caught along with one of his...