Rapiush Ch Sangma was arrested from his residence in Bangalore, police said
Describing the arrest as a big catch, Hanaman said the arrest of Sangma, who is 'second-in-command' in the outfit, will have an impact on the GNLA organisational level strategy. According to reports, Sangma has been hiding in Bangalore and is receiving money through bank transfers and withdrawing his money using ATM cards and leading a luxurious life there.
During the raid conducted early today, 20 SIM cards, a laptop, a tablet phone and nine mobile phones were recovered from his residence, police said. Sangma was accused of being instrumental in planning all kidnappings, extortions and other anti social activities in Garo Hills region which were executed by the GNLA.