January 01, 2022 5:40 pm
Inspector General (IG) Sushanta Kumar Nath said that both the rebels – Khitish Debbarma alias Kwkhwi and Swapan Debbarma alias Bathar – hail from Khowai district in the state.
November 19, 2021 8:23 pm
Tripura Police Assistant Inspector General Subrata Chakraborty said two “hardcore NLFT (BM) listed extremists” named Sanjoy Tripura, 30, alias Sapre and Akhindra Debbarma, 31, alias Shyama were arrested.
March 27, 2021 1:21 pm
After joining NLFT in 2018, Babu got his training along with other northeastern militants at Tagga, general headquarters of NSCN in Myanmar and returned to Bangladesh based NLFT camp last July through Aizawl in Mizoram, the police informed.
February 08, 2021 5:17 pm
Officials said they were held for allegedly distributing extortion notices on behalf of the outfit.
February 08, 2020 3:55 pm
The rally was organised on basis of 18-point issues which included demand to withdraw the CAA, to yield more power to Tripura ADC and inclusion of the state’s lingua franca Kokborok in 8th Schedule of the Constitution.
January 02, 2020 9:10 am
Those arrested were identified as Fanijoy Tripura of Manikpur village in Dhalai district, Samprai Debbarma of Mandwi village of West Tripura and Kanti Marak of Khedacherra in North Tripura.
August 13, 2019 10:05 pm
On Tuesday, Sabir Debbarma, also known as D. Yamrok, chief of NLFT’s breakaway faction handed over his rifle, shook hands with Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb and exchanged smiles before waving to the hundreds of people assembled in Ambassa.
December 03, 2018 6:57 pm
Although the NLFT claimed in the press release that it has “recently” concluded its 4th round of tripartite talks in order to solve problems of the state, Tribal Welfare Principal Secretary denied any peace talks with the outfit in recent past.
November 17, 2018 5:43 am
The rebel outfits, formed in 1990 with the objective of “expulsion of all foreigners who entered the state after 1956”, were first banned in 1997
March 24, 2014 9:48 am
Deep Mandal held captive in Bangladesh by militants opposed to ‘Bengali settlers’ in Tripura.