SHILLONG, Aug 20 - Chairman of militant outfit Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) and its Information Secretary, were today arrested by police at Phramer area in Jaintia Hills district.
After receiving intelligence input, the duo Raitu Chawang, Chairman ZUF and Genchung Pou Namthuiyang, Information Secretary were apprehended from a Silchar- Guwahati Night Super bus in the wee hours.
Four mobile phones were confiscated from the duo. During preliminary investigations they claimed of heading to Guwahati. ZUF is a militant outfit operating in Manipur and Nagaland.
�The duo were forwarded under section 41 CrPC to the Court of the Judicial Magistrate First Class, West Jaintia Hills for judicial remand as they were wanted in Tamenglong district, Manipur in five cases under the Arms Act,� West Jaintia Hills SP, Vivek Syiem said.