Guwahati: The National Investigating Agency (NIA) managed to snap a major link between the Maoist rebel groups and Manipur based militant group PLA subsequent the arrest of hardcore PLA cadre Arnold Sing a.k.a. Bekon in Siliguri, where he was working at a call centre.
Arnold, who formerly calls from Guwahati, united the PLA in 2003 and following the signing of an agreement between the Maoist rebels and PLA.
He led a four member team of the PLA to Jharkhand to convey training to the Maoist rebels. He along with erstwhile members of the PLA imparted arms training to some batches of Maoist rebels.