“The Maoists are spreading in Assam. The ISI has also joined hands with them,” Gogoi told journalists after a security re-examine meeting with Union home minister P Chidambaram on Sunday.
The chief minister revealed the ISI was also annoying to get concerned in the activities of myriad militant groups of the state and likewise, the Maoists established links with the rebel groups.
He said that “So, we discussed (in the meeting) how we can deal with the situation.” A senior police official said that the ISI also established links with the rebels.
ADG of Assam police Khagen Sarma told that “The ISI is providing them with logistical support.”
Lately, the Maoists have appeared as a latent threat to the state’s security. Gogoi said that his government was taking measures to undertake the menace.