A joint team of army and police managed to arrest a arms supplier from Shukanjuli area under Tamulpur PS of Baksa district wee hour hour on Monday.
Getting a tiptop information, jawans of 11 Mahar regiment of army and police jointly conducted search operation since last night and able to apprehend an arms supplier, who has been involved with arms supplying to militant outfit organizations.
He was identified as Ram Tudu of No.1 Paharpur village.
Five detonator and fourteen HE 36 hand grenades were recovered from him.
'Tudu had planned to supply these grenades to militant organizations, but failed due to strong operation carried out by security forces in the region', told LE Bishnoi, IGP (BTAD).