The National Investigation Agency (NIA) filed charges in a 2018 case on Thursday against two activists from the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
The members of the ULFA are Bubul Moran, 26, alias Tiger Asom, and Binanda Dahotiya, alias Swadesh, 24, alias.
The NIA filed the charges against the duo last November for their role in killing five people from Tinsukia's Bengali community.
The chargesheet was filed with Guwahati, the NIA Special Court.
The duo surrendered in May, after which the Assam police arrested him.
Pursuant to Sections 120B, 121, 121A, 302 and 307 of the IPC, Sections 250A) and 27 of the Weapons Act and Sections 10, 16(1)a), 18, 20, 23(1), 38 and 39 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, the cases against the accused are reported.
Both Bubul Moran and Binanda Dahotiya are residents of Tinsukia.
In 2018, a group of unknown armed men wearing camouflage uniform of the Armykilled five persons at Bichanimukh Kherbari village in Tinsukia district.
“On November 1, 2018, at around 7 pm, a group of unknown armed men wearing army combat dress, covering their faces with black cloth, walked into Bichanimukh Kherbari village inhabited by Bengali speaking population,” the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in a statement said
Updated by: News Sources 2019-11-29 10:57 AM