Assam Rifles personnel

Assam Rifles personnel News

Govt puts on hold Assam Rifles powers to arrest, search without warrant

According to an MHA notification of February 2018: "An officer of the rank corresponding to that of the lowest rank of members of the Assam Rifles" had been given these powers under the CrPC in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Nagaland and Mizoram.

End of the limbo

Ceasefire with NSCN(K) has broken. Government can no longer postpone crucial decisions.


Nagaland: 8 security personnel killed in NSCN ambush

The eight soldiers who were killed included seven of the 23 Assam Rifles and one jawan from the 164 Territorial Army Battalion.

Powerful Bomb found in Manipur

The bomb was detonated by police bomb experts at a safe location.

2 Assam Rifles personnel injured in Manipur blast

The bomb,planted in a two-wheeler,exploded at a crowded bus terminal,just 1 km away from police HQ.

NSCN-IM detains Assam Rifles personnel

Tension flared up between Assam Rifles,insurgent groups after NSCN-IM detained Army personnel.