644 maoists surrender with over 200 arms-ammunition in Assam

Last Modified Thursday, 23 January 2020 (13:33 IST)
Guwahati: Altogether 644 militant leaders and cadres of eight outfits, including and NDFB, laid down their arms and returned to the mainstream today.
The militants formally surrendered at an Arms Laying Down ceremony here by the state government, in presence of Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, and top Army and police officials. 
Among those who surrendered are 50 cadres of ULFA, eight of (NDFB), one CPI-Maoist cadre, 178 cadres of (ADF) and 301 of (NLFB). 
More than 200 numbers of arms, ammunition, grenades, rocket launchers, etc. were 
also laid down by the militants.(UNI)