Dimapur, October 21: Assam Rifles in a joint operation with Changlang police apprehended a top ULFA (I) cadre identified as ‘ss’ Lance Corporal Rupanto Moran on October 20.
A defence release said based on intelligence inputs of presence of ULFA (I) cadres in Changlang district, multiple operations were launched by Assam Rifles in the area. After a thorough search, the insurgent was apprehended in Ngoitong village in Changlang district of South Arunachal Pradesh.
The recoveries from the insurgent included one MQ rifle along with one magazine and 49 rounds. The insurgent and the recoveries were handed over to Changlang police for further investigation. (Page News Service)