NLFT militant arrested in Mizoram

Aizawl, Jul 6 (PTI) A militant belonging to the banned National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) outfit was arrested in the Mizoram capital on Wednesday, Assam Rifles said in a statement.

Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of Assam Rifles and Mizoram Police conducted a search in a house in Vaivakawn locality in Aizawl and nabbed Jacob Hrangkhawl, the self-proclaimed president of NLFT (BM) faction, it said.

Three mobile phones and two diaries were seized from his possession, it added.