The Times of India reported earlier this month that arrested United National Liberation Front (UNLF) leader Meghen has confirmed to Indian authorities that Paresh Buruah, leader of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), is residing in China.
ULFA is one of the best known separatist groups in northeast India. It seeks an independent, socialist Assam.
UNLF is the oldest Meitei insurgent group in Manipur. It aims to achieve an independent, socialist Manipur.