Assam police

APSC SCAM – More than 100 answer sheets are same, reveals FSL official

APSC SCAM – More than 100 answer sheets are same, reveals FSL official

With the arrest of more than 21 fake APS-ACS officers who bagged the lucrative APSC jobs-for-cash and now languishing across various police lockups of Guwahati on police remand, questions are being asked about why not the Assam Government hand over the entire investigation to the CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) by fixing 1992 as the […]

ULFA[I] coverts recruitment and fund collection – Jorhat is new Hub

ULFA[I] coverts recruitment and fund collection – Jorhat is new Hub

In an unconventional shift from a one to one recruitment, the banned ULFA(Independent) a dreaded organisation has of late resorted to recruitment using social media platform like Facebook and extortion through SMS and direct phone calls originating from Nagaland. Latest inputs suggest that the helm of the ULFA activities is mostly centered in and around […]

Assam Govt Chief Secretary has limited scope to Censor Media – ULFA[I]

Assam Govt Chief Secretary has limited scope to Censor Media – ULFA[I]

There has been much hue and cry about a statement made by one Chief Secretary recently in Tezpur. This statement allegedly called for putting Editors and journalists behind bars if they report any news or release about Insurgent groups. This was considered as an attack on the fourth pillar of democracy and the authorities were […]

Deputy CS of ULFA[I] Drishti Rajkhowa had to step back from Surrender

Deputy CS of ULFA[I] Drishti Rajkhowa had to step back from Surrender

Times of Assam had previously reported from reliable sources that Deputy Chief-of-the-Staff of Military Wing & Commander of Western Command of ULFA[I] Colonel Drishti Rajkhowa Alias Drishti Asom alias Manoj Rabha was all set to be coming over ground, primarily because of ideological conflicts between him and Paresh Baruah alias Paresh Asom over several matters. […]

ULFA[I] linkman detained with Rs 25 Lakh in Kakopathar

One Babul Dihingia is detained by Assam Police in Kakopathar of Tinsukia district with Rs 25 Lakh on Monday, January 11, 2015. Dihingia – who is a Linkman of ULFA [I] – has not been produced in court by police even after 24 hours have been passed. Family of Dihingia confirmed his abduction to Times […]

It’s official – I K Songbijit is no more NDFB member

It’s official – I K Songbijit is no more NDFB member

Noted militant leader I K Songbijit alias Songbijit Ingti Kathar is no more a member of hardliner NDFB outfit. The former Interim President cum Commander-on-Chief was kicked out from the outfit by its permanent committee with dissolving the Interim Committee. In a latest press release sent to the Times of Assam by newly appointed NDFB President B […]

BJP turned Congress MLA Dr Rumi Nath arrested

BJP turned Congress MLA Dr Rumi Nath arrested

The Guwahati police arrested BJP-turned-Congress MLA Dr Rumi Nath in connection of alleged links with international car-lifting racket kingpin Anil Chauhan, including on charges of allegedly recommending car-pass for Chauhan to enter the premises of the Assam Legislative Assembly and MLA Hostel campus on Tuesday morning, April 14, 2015. Confirming this, Guwahati Police Commissioner Jyotirmoy […]

Four NDFB(S) militants nabbed in Sonitpur

Four NDFB(S) militants were apprehended in a joint operation by the army and Assam police from Gohpur near Assam Arunachal Pradesh border in Sonitpur district on February 19, 2015. According to police sources the NDFB militants were rooming in the forest area in Gohpur sub division with arms last few days in the dense forest near […]

Suspected Militants killed over 50 in Assam

Suspected Militants killed over 50 in Assam

At least 48 civilians killed – when heavily armed militants launched simultaneous attacks on civilian settlers in four different locations spread in two Assam districts, Kokrajhar and Sonitpur – on Tuesday evening, December 23, 2014. The toll is likely to rise. Unconfirmed reports put the toll over 50. The Assam police claimed inputs about a likely attack […]

Sarita Toshniwal Murder case investigation by CID under question

Sarita Toshniwal Murder case investigation by CID under question

The role of the Assam police’s Crime Investigation Bureau(CID) has often been questioned due to its delayed or incomplete investigations time and again. Questions have been asked about its internal corruption, political influences in decision making and misuse of power many a times. The same has been repeated in the case of murder of Sarita […]

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