PDCK militants in Assam

Security forces arrested 4 PDCK militants with a huge cache of arms-ammunition in Assam, Karbi Anglong District:

Guwahati, June 8: Security forces had arrested four hardcore militants of Karbi militant group PDCK (People’s Democratic Council of Karbi Longri) in Assam, Karbi Anglong district.

Security personnel had also recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition, cash amount of Rs 3.01 lakh in possession from them.

Based on intelligence input about the presence of a militant group, Karbi Anglong district police had launched an operation with the help of CRPF at Therebasa village under Dakmaka police station on Sunday and arrested the militants from the area.

The arrested militants were identified as former self-styled (SS) army chief and present home secretary of PDCK Francis Terang alias David Mukrang, self styled Sergeant Naman Rishi Rengma alias Akhabi Rengma, Roosevelt Engti and Angthong Rongpi.

Security personnel had recovered two numbers of 7.65 mm pistol along with two magazines, 10 rounds ammunition of 7.65 mm pistol, cash amounting of Rs 3,01,050, four mobile handsets along with nine numbers of different SIM cards, few numbers of PDCK letter pad and demand pad, two combat uniform along with two magazine pouch, one Laptop, four pairs of jungle boot, one pistol shoulder holster, one knee guard and one Rack Sack Backpack, rice around 2 kg wrap in a black long bag and torchlight and battery.

Karbi militant group PDCK is active in Karbi Anglong district and some parts of Dima Hasao, Nagaon, Hojai districts.