In a continuous efforts to reinstate peace in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, the Lekhapani Battalion of Indian Army, which also has a base at Miao in Changlang district, has been “thwarting every nefarious plans of insurgent groups active in the region”.
The army forced surrender of 2 hardcore cadres of All Adivasi National Liberation Army (AANLA) on Tuesday.
The surrendered militants are: Porimal Singh and Ram Kumar, both residents of Joypur.
They have been members of the outfit since 2009.
But after being in the outfit for more than a decade both the cadres decided to return to the mainstream.
The hardcore cadres surrendered before the army at Lekhapani police station with two pistols and 7 live rounds with AANLA identity cards.
“These successful operations resonate strong resolve of Indian Army against nefarious plans of insurgent groups for a peaceful and prosperous North East,” a statement read.