4 Different Militants Groups of Assam to Lay Down Arms Tomorrow

4 Different Militants Groups of Assam to Lay Down Arms Tomorrow

Guwahati: More than 60 militants cadres from four different rebel outfits: ULFA (Independent), People’s Democratic Council of Karbi Longri (PDCK), Dimasa national Liberation Army (DNLA) and United People’s Liberation Front (UPLF) will formally lay down arms in a surrender ceremony on Monday in Guwahati.

Assam Police said that the arms laying ceremony will be held at Srimanta Sankardeva Kalakhetra Auditorium here.

 “A formal surrender cum arms laying ceremony by the members of ULFA-I, PDCK, DNLA and UPRF will be held on Monday evening at Srimanta Sankardev Kalakhetra International Auditorium,” said Assam Police in a statement.

State’s chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal will grace the occasion as chief guest, it added.

Earlier in January 2020, a total of 644 militants belonging to different insurgent outfits laid down their arms in a ceremony at the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) auditorium.