Shillong, Nov 23: Security forces caught red-handed a Karbi Longri National Liberation Front (KLNLF) militant, while serving extortion notes to businessmen, a BSF statement said on Sunday, Nov 23.
Phong Hmar (26), the militant, was arrested on Saturday, Nov 22 jointly by troops of the BSF and Assam police from Haflong market in Assam's North Cachar Hills district.
Hmar was handed over to the Assam police for further interrogation.
In another incident, the BSF personnel arrested Muhammad Saidul Haque, a Bangladeshi national, for illegally entering India without any traveling documents.
Haque, a resident of Mymensingh district of Bangladesh crossed over to India from Nodankhol outpost under Tura sector in Meghalaya.
Meanwhile, the Bangladesh national was handed over to Meghalaya police for investigation.