Surrendered ULFA militant found dead in police lock-up
Guwahati, May 14 (UNI) A day after surrender, an ULFA cadre was found dead in police lock-up in Asom, police said today.
Police said Pushpa Bora (37) of Nalbari village in Udalguri district had surrendered before the Superintendent of police on Friday and deposited a pistol.
He was then lodged in the lock up of Udalguri police station as a case had been pending against him in the same police station.
However, the militant was found dead inside the lock up last night. ''He used a blanket to hang himself from the window grill to end his life'', police added.
The body was sent for post mortem at Mangaldai Civil Hospital.
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