Insurgents from other States are considering Arunachal Pradesh as a safe haven for their hideouts: Governor
The Economic Times
Arunachal Pradesh Governor B.D. Mishra expressed his concern that insurgents from other States are considering Arunachal Pradesh as a safe haven for their hideouts, extortion, and fresh recruitment operations.
Addressing the 68th plenary session of North Eastern Council (NEC) at Guwahati which is chaired by Home minister Amit Shah, he said, “There is an intense drive by various insurgent groups to pick local youth from Tirap, Changlang and Longding districts for their recruitment.”
He also mentioned the heinous killing of Late Tirong Aboh, elected MLA and 10 others in Tirap District. The Governor requested for cooperation from Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India to provide assistance to our State and bolster our counter insurgency operations, by providing men, material, and technological help.
The Governor also requested for support of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India in upgrading the existing facilities in Police Training College, in di ..