Assam: ULFA-I linkman arrested from Bengaluru

Assam: Bengaluru: ULFAI-I linkman is arrested

Guwahati: A linkman for the United Liberation Front of Asom Independent was taken into custody by an Assam Police team from Bengaluru (Karnataka).

As per sources and reports, the arrested person has been claimed to be a close aide of a ULFA-I cadre who was recently killed in an encounter in Tinsukia’s Kakopathar last Friday.

Ranjit Gogoi was identified as Ranjit. According to police sources, this person is from Sadiya in Assam.

On the basis of specific information provided by police officers, he was detained from Bengaluru, Karnataka.

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Based on an incident at the Bordumsa Station Police Station, the police advised that the accused had been taken into custody

He was allegedly implicated in illegal and suspicious cash transactions along with another individual linked to the ULFA-I, and a cadre called Gyan Asom. Gyan Asom was also killed last Friday.

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Arun Gohain, the second suspect was arrested. It was claimed that he is also a ULFAI-I linkman.

Gogoi is accused of transferring/depositing Rs 30,000 into Arun’s account which was later withdrawn and handed over to Gyan Asom.

Now, the police are investigating all aspects of the case to find out how they were connected with the militant group.