Skip to content Skip to navigation

9 outfits to surrender before R-Day


Altogether nine militant outfits operating in Assam are expected to surrender arms before the Republic Day. This was what Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi claimed on Thursday. Talking to reporters, Gogoi said these outfits include-five Adivasi and three Kuki underground groups besides Hmar Peoples Convention. They have already declared unilateral ceasefire expressing desire to sit for peace talks with the Government. He further rjecting the NDFB’s demand for creation of a separate ‘Bodoland State.



Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to editor@assamtimes.org

Add new comment

Random Stories

14 held for shoot out

20 Jan 2014 - 12:50pm | AT News
Police have picked up altogether 14 people in connection with the Ramphalbeel shoot out where 5 people were killed and two others injured on Saturday night.According to information, these were...

Historian honoured in Nazira

18 Aug 2014 - 6:41am | SK Hasan
The Freelance Journalist Association of Nazira and PRAGATI, a non governmental area felicitated   renowned historian Akhi Paniphukan at his residence recently. Paniphukan, who wrote...

Uneasy calm in poll meet

22 Mar 2014 - 12:44pm | AT News
An uneasy situation prevailed in Jorhat during a Congress poll rally on Saturday.Local residents in large number assaulted a traffic policeman after a road mishap near the Bhugdoi bridge at a stone’s...