Guwahati, July 18 (IBNS) : Three cadres of anti-talk faction group of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) and Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) were arrested in Assam's Goalpara district on Wednesday, police said.
Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of police and army had launched a search operation at Krishnai area in the district along the Assam-Meghalaya border and apprehended the militants.
"Based on our intelligence report, security forces had launched the serach the operation and nabbed the militants, who were hiding at the area," a police official said.
Security forces nabbed two GNLA militants and a NDFB militant and recoverd one 9 mm pistol and ammunition from their possession.
GNLA and NDFB militants are active in the district and some parts of the border area and involved in unlawful activities at the area.