The cadres have been identified as self-styled second lieutenant Ranju Asom alias Himangshu Bhuyan, a resident of Assam’s Udalguri district, and Orindom Asom alias Mahanta Baruah, who hails from Tinsukia.
Sources informed that the clash erupted between the supporters of two candidates who are in the fray for the General Secretary Post
According to sources, Takar’s decapitated body was found from a railway track in Tigdo, Papum Pare district.
Security personnel also received two pistols and ammunition from the surrendering insurgents.
The police also recovered suspected contraband items from the apprehended drug peddlers, including heroin and opium.
A case was filed under Sections 302/201 of the Indian Penal Code and an inquiry was commenced at the Chimpu Police Station.
Mahanta was invited to Arunachal Pradesh to paint graffiti in protest of the construction of a dam in Dibang, sources said.
Roing police tracked down drug addicts and peddlers in an urban housing area near Kera Ati village and apprehended one individual with a suspected contraband substance and cash.
The Indian Army’s 14 Rajput Regiment with Arunachal Pradesh Police carried out the operation.
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