FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT
KOKRAJHAR, April 22: On specific intelligence provided by Gajraj Intelligence Unit, six hardcore NDFB(S) rebels were apprehended by Army and Police, in Parbatjhora Reserve Forest in Kokrajhar district today. This major apprehension follows the apprehension of five NDFB(S) terrorists in Kokrajhar on April 21. The apprehended terrorists have been identified as Gobla Basumatary alias B Gwnshwar (Corporal and Section Commander of Joyshidi Section of Bishwath Chairali Platoon of 3rd Battalion NDFB(S), Preg Barmouh alias Daoharo (Section Commander of Bengtol Section of Chirang Platoon) Shamkhar Musahari from Dekhaijuli Platoon of 3rd Battalion NDFB(S), Rahul Khaklary alias Ridung, Babul rzary alias Kantiswar alias Gajen and Swarang Boro alias Tekeka. All six are Myanmar trained cadres from 35th Batch of NDFB(S). One 12 Bore rifle, four Pistols, five hand gredes and other war like stores were recovered from the terrorists. On further interrogation, it was revealed by the terrorists that they were tasked by NDFB(S) to recruit new cadres from Kokrajhar & Chirang districts, carry out extortion activities and inform about movement of Security Forces conducting relentless operations against NDFB(S), Army sources said.