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Train drivers kidnapped in Bhalukpung

An uneasy situation prevails in Sonitpur district when suspected NDFB militants kidnapped two train drivers near Bhalukpung on Sunday. The incident took place when a group of heavily armed cadres of NDFB halted a goods train at Damani while it was on its way to Bhalukpung from Rongapara. Then the miscreants took away driver of the train Atul Chiring Phukan and his assistant Nirmal Chandra Barpatra Gohain at gun point and disappeared in the midst of the dense jungle in the morning. Rescue operation is on but nobody has so far owned up the responsibility.

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