SHILLONG Dec 30: BSF troops along with Meghalaya Police nabbed three GNLA cadres in a series of raids on Saturday last.
Acting on a tip off, the team carried out a joint operation in the general area of Karaigora and nabbed one female GNLA cadre identified as Kumari M Sangma (20) along with her child.
Subsequently, on the lead information provided by the female cadre, the Special Ops party apprehended one GNLA cadre identified as Chota N Sangma (30) and one N Mena Sangma (20). The Ops party also recovered one .22 mm Revolver and 6 pieces of GNLA demand notes from their possession.
During preliminary questioning, all the cadres confessed that they were GNLA cadres and were involved in extortion and other militant activities in South West Khasi Hills district. Besides this, the BSF troops also seized 15 cattle, liquor and other contraband items of an estimated value of rupees three lacs, fifty-two thousand during the last week. The apprehended persons and seized items have been handed over to the concerned police station for necessary action as per the law of the land.