December 29, 2015 9:27 am
At one point, Chetia was the man who ensured a steady flow of funds into the outfit’s coffers.
December 14, 2015 3:59 pm
The ULFA leader said, "I pay tribute to the people who lost their lives for opposing our revolution and pray for peace of their souls".
November 25, 2015 12:25 am
The ULFA delegation was led by Rajkhowa, while the government was represented by its representative for the peace talks.
November 24, 2015 12:05 am
Chetia was arrested in Dhaka in December 1996 and was sentenced to 7 years imprisonment on several charges including illegally entering that country and possessing currency notes of several countries.
November 18, 2015 11:59 am
48-year-old Chetia with his face covered, was taken directly from the airport to the Chief Judicial Magistrate's Court, Kamrup, a senior police official said.
November 14, 2015 2:59 am
Sources said that in order to facilitate the peace talks, the state is not likely to oppose his bail plea when he moves it.
November 13, 2015 12:30 am
Police sources described Nur Hossain as a former local body representative of the ruling Awami League in Narayangunj, where he was alleged to have played a key role in seven murders, including that of a leader of his own party.
November 13, 2015 12:02 am
Chetia’s reported willingness to be part of the peace process between Delhi and Ulfa’s pro-talks faction may be considered a major blow to the anti-talks faction headed by Paresh Barua.
November 12, 2015 12:15 am
The Indian government could not extradite him earlier due to the lack of an extradition treaty between India and Bangladesh.
November 12, 2015 7:03 am
“The ongoing peace process will receive a much-needed boost with Chetia’s arrival,” said ULFA vice-chairman Pradip Barua, who is also part of the peace process.