The police here have arrested two youths – one a militant of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), in connection with a case of murder and dacoity.

Inspector-General of Police (Central Western Range) G.P. Singh and City Senior Superintendent of Police Dipak Choudhury said the militant from Nalbari district, Chandan Kalita, and Rafiqul Islam of Dhubri district, were part of a four-member group involved in the murder of city jeweller Sanjay Basak and dacoity in his house.

The police recovered gold ornaments, a pistol and four rounds of live ammunition from them.