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Assam Rifles apprehends NSCN-K (Khango) cadre from Kiphire

An active cadre of NSCN-K (Khango) was apprehended near Kiphire town, Nagaland on Sunday, May 03, 2020.
(Apprehended NSCN-K cadre along with seized items)

Kohima, May 04 (NE): As part of the relentless operations by security forces against insurgent outfits, an active cadre of NSCN-K (Khango) was apprehended near Kiphire town, Nagaland on Sunday, May 03, 2020.

According to a press release from PRO, HQ IGAR (N), it said, based on specific input regarding extortion and contraband smuggling by an underground cadre, troops of Assam Rifles along with police representative launched an operation and apprehended SS Lieutenant Yangseo Sangtam, age 46 yrs, r/o Kiphire.

During the operation, the team also recovered one magazine of Point 22 mm (.22) Pistol, 1455 Alparolzolam tablets, extortion slips and other incriminating documents, it added.

The apprehended person alongwith recovered items have been handed over to Kiphire police station for further investigations, said the press release.