The withdrawal of the act from Meghalaya is to be seen as a response to decline in insurgency in Assam and reduction in security threat of insurgents from Assam fleeing to the jungles in the neighbouring state to escape counter-insurgency operations.
Meghalaya polls: BJP seeks removal of state DGP SB Singh for 'openly campaigning' for Mukul Sangma, complains to EC
The BJP on Thursday demanded removal of Meghalaya Director General of Police SB Singh for allegedly helping Chief Minister Mukul Sangma in the election
A Meghalaya Police constable, who was allegedly drunk, shot dead his senior in West Jaintia Hills district early on Sunday before fleeing with the weapon
The porous Indo-Bangla border has become the escape route for the Bangladeshi militants, after the neighbouring country launched a massive search operation following terrorist attacks, says a source in Assam police. Assam has been alerted by the Meghalaya police of infiltration of five suspected militants through the Indo-Bangla border.
Four police personnel in Meghalaya were killed while at least two others injured after an armed cadre of GNLA ambushed them in the jungles of South Garo Hills district.
A police officer arrested for raping two minor girls escaped from police custody in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district Sunday, a district official said.