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Insurgency in Northeast declined but smuggling rose in 5 years: Assam Rifles chief

Mumbai: While the levels of insurgency in the Northeast India declined in the past five years, the movement of contraband and smuggled goods saw a rise, Director General Assam Rifles Lt Gen Pradeep Chandran Nair said. Last year, the Assam Rifles confiscated contraband worth Rs 876 crore, a 61 percent jump from 2019 when contraband worth […]