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NIA files chargesheet against 8 in Guwahati grenade case
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NIA files chargesheet against 8 in Guwahati grenade case
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New Delhi, Nov 11 (TIWN) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has charged eight people, including an ULFA operative for lobbing a grenade at the security personnel in Assam's Guwahati in May this year.

They said the accused had allegedly targeted security personnel on duty at the RG Baruah Road near Central Mall at Guwahati. Twelve people were injured in the attack.  The NIA investigated the case for five months and concluded that the main accused, Pappu Koch Bokoliyal, is an ULFA (I) terrorist and he lobbed the grenade.  The investigation revealed that the accused were also involved in a conspiracy to commit terrorist acts.  The NIA has charge sheeted them for criminal conspiracy and indulging in terrorist acts and unlawful activities, waging war against India, illegal possession of arms and ammunition, explosive substances, harbouring of ULFA (I) terrorist, providing support to ULFA (I) terrorists and associating with ULFA (I) terrorists.  They have also been booked under relevant sections of UAPA (Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act). PTI UJN TIR

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