At least 30 people, including women and children, were killed in a firing initiated by the NDFB
in Pakriguri area of Kokrajhar on December 23.
About 40 surrendered youth of Bodo Liberation Tigers (now BPF) have been given arms (303 rifles) to defend themselves against NDFB
militants and camped in Basbari Range Forest office.
In 2010, Hindi, Bengali and Nepali speakers were killed by the NDFB
militants in Assam.
(National Democratic Front of Bodoland) and GNLA (Garo National
Bhutan launched major military operations against suspected rebel camps on Bhutanese territory in 2003 and appeared to have routed the ULFA and NDFB
A search operation was launched in the evening hours of Friday based on input received about presence of three to four cadres of the NDFB
in the area of Assam Coal Quarry in Umrangso.
But Khaplang managed to rally around other groups like NDFB
NSA Ajit Doval
Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag met Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi after which the General said the Army is going to intensify its operations against NDFB
We expect a memorandum very soon, talks with DHD(N) are progressing well and talks with the NDFB
(Progressive) will continue.
With the recent release of ULFA ideologue Bhimkanta Buragohain, alias Mama, from Guwahati Central Jail after spending nearly seven years behind bars, where he was apprehended by the Royal Bhutan Army during Operation All Clear, international observers say that unless India doesn't find a peaceful solution to the Indo-Assam political conflict, the Bhutanese jungles can once again be used as sanctuaries to train and equip ULFA and NDFB
cadres for their illicit activities, thereby bringing the unrest on the border of the neighboring countries within Bhutan.
of ammunition of 9 mm series, 12 empty cartridge shells and several NDFB
Also with the NDFB
(S) active in Assam being part of this organisaiton, security forces in the state are apprehensive after the two strikes in Manipur and Arunachal.