Guwahati: In a special operation, the Special Branch of the Assam Police has detained 10 members of the Popular Front of India (PFI) as of now from various districts of the state.
A case was registered in the Special Operation Unit, Special Branch Headquarters, and the police team conducted operations since the morning of Thursday.
The members were arrested from Hatigaon in Guwahati, Kamrup, Baksa, Barpeta and Nagaon.
It needs to be mentioned that in a major crackdown against the Popular Front of India (PFI), the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) carried out searches at multiple locations in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and other states.
Police also conducted searches in various districts of Assam.
Over 100 PFI members and people connected with them have been arrested by the ED, NIA and state police in different cases.
The Union Home Ministry is keeping a close eye on this operation.