Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Army boss on stock taking visit

Army chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag is on a visit to Assam on Saturday to take stock of the crackdown against NDFB-S four days after the militant outfit killed at least 70 people in Kokrajhar and Sonitpur district.

General Suhag met Union home minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on Friday is arriving in Tezpur in the morning. Apart from holding high level meeting with top army officials to discuss the combing operation in the violence-hit districts, he is likely to meet chief minister Tarun Gogoi to review the situation later today.      

Minutes after his meeting with Rajnath Singh, general Suhag gave hint of an intensified crackdown against the militant outfit who owed down at least 70 Adivasi people. 

 

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff
Tags: 

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Blast at Alipurduar; 1 killed, 2 hurt

12 May 2008 - 10:52pm | editor
One person was killed and two others injured at a powerful bomb explosion at Alipurduar along the Assam-West Bengal border on Monday. It was an IED which was planted at a bicycle that exploded near a...

Golaghat Press Club office inaugurated

16 Sep 2015 - 6:52pm | Siddhartha Handique
The permanent office of Golaghat Press Club was formally inaugrated at VIP Road, Golaghat on Wednesday. The Chief Adviser of Golaghat Press Club Dwipen Dutta, President Apurba Ballav Goswami along...

NDFB (P) to continue fight for Bodoland statehood

18 Aug 2011 - 6:06pm | Jayanta Kumar Das
The National Democratic Front of Boroland(Progressive)in a press release issued today here at Udalguri reacted to a news item published in a news paper which stated that the outfit (pro-talk) faction...