On Wednesday morning at about 05:30, Chirang police under the overall command of IGP BTAD, SP Chirang and Addl. SP (HQ) apprehended one NDFB (S) cadre Lwithwi Brahma @ Lafa from his hiding place at Dolaigaon under Dhaligaon PS. One 7.65 pistol along with 2 rounds 7.65 ammn and 148 rnds AK ammn were recovered from his possession.
Lafa is the s/s Platoon Commander of Kokrajhar platoon. He joined NDFB in 2007 and trained in the 33rd batch. He is wanted by NIA in the Ultapani Adivasi massacre case. He was also involved in firing on SSB camp at Ultapani.