Abducted ONGC Official Ritul Saikia released by ULFA(I)

DY365
DY365
Published: May 22,2021 08:01 AM
DY365

Story highlights

Abducted ONGC official Ritul Saikia has been released by ULFA(I) today near Indo-Myanmar border in Longwa.

May 22, 2021: Abducted ONGC official Ritul Saikia has been released by ULFA(I) today near Indo-Myanmar border in Longwa.



Saikia's release came followed an appeal by Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma to release him.



Saikia was abducted on April 21 from Lakwa in Charaideo district with two others. While they were rescued by security forces following an encounter in Mon district of Nagaland on April 24, Saikia went missing till the proscribed outfit admitted, after initially denying, he was with them in Myanmar.