Security forces arrest two cadres of NDFB (S) involved in recent Assam violence

Agencies    31-Dec-2014

Guwahati, December 31: In Assam, security forces have arrested two cadres of banned outfit National Democratic Front of Bodoland- Sangbijit faction involved in the recent killing of innocent civilians in Kokrajhar and Sonitpur districts.

Assam Home Commissioner L S Changsan told newsmen in Guwahati that security forces have intensified operation against terrorists. She said that Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi decided to constitute judicial enquiry into the killings.

Changsan said that sophisticated weapons including drone will be used to wipe out terrorists. She said that with the recovery of two more bodies, the death toll in recent violence has gone up to 80 .

She said that 182 fixed security pickets have been set up in violence hit areas.