Bongaigaon, May 26: Continuing the relentless operation against the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (S), a successful joint operation was conducted on Friday night by Chirang Army and Chirang Police resulting in apprehension of one hardcore terrorist, Umbilash Bramho alias B. Udang.
Based on specific input by intelligence agencies, a mobile vehicle check post was laid by Army and Police near Bengtol and the terrorist was nabbed. On searching his belongings, a factory-made pistol, live ammunition and a grenade was recovered. “B Udang is a 42 batch cadre of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (S) and was active since 2015. He was responsible of multiple extortion activities in Chirang and Kokrajhar districts. Recently, he was involved in recruiting new cadres for training from Chirang," sources said.