Security forces apprehended the self style Commander in Chief (C-in-C) of Dimasa National Liberation Force (DNLF) and a cadre of the outfit group in Assam on Wednesday night, officials said on Thursday.
A joint team of army and police apprehended a cadre of the outfit group named Laksham Lobongdisa from Maibang in Dima Hasao district, when a three member group of the DNLF were trying to collect extorted money from a businessman.
Security forces also nabbed the self style C-in-C of the outfit from Dimapur area in Nagaland.
"Based on intelligence report, troops had launched an operation at Dimapur and apprehended the top leader of the outfit group," an army official said.
The nabbed self style C-in-C of the DNLF was identified as Sujit Hakamosa and security forces recovered one pistol with ammunition in possession of him.
(Reporting by Hemanta Kumar Nath)