Based on specific inputs, the security forces in a joint operation apprehended a cadre of the anti-talk faction of the National Democratic Front of Boroland ( NDFB-S) in Udalguri on Monday.
The NDFB-S cadre was arrested from No 2 Merabil area under Mazbat Police Station in Udalguri district on Monday evening.
Reportedly, the Mazbat Police troops of Army and Cobra commandos busted the hideout of the NDFB-S cadre who has been identified as Geremsa Basumatary.
On further interrogation, the cadre revealed that he was possessing some explosive materials and accordingly, the security forces recovered one Indian grenade and one Chinese grenade from the farm land behind his house campus.
Based on his confessions, the security forces also apprehended two suspected linkmen of the outfit from Mazbat Railway Station who boarded a train from Hugrajuli purportedly for extortion purposes.
The nabbed suspected linkmen have been identified as Boronda Narzary and Geolang Basumatary. An cash amount of Rs.59,775 was also recovered from the possession of the latter.
Meanwhile, a case has been registered against the trio at Mazbat PS and the case is being investigated and they are being interrogated.