Kohima, July 14 (NEx): As part of the ongoing crackdown by security forces to prevent illegal activities, three individuals were apprehended along with illegal arms and IMFL from general area 4th Mile, Dimapur on Monday, July 13, 2020.
Assam Rifles PRO, HQ IGAR (N) in a press release informed that, based on specific intelligence regarding illegal activities, the security forces alongwith Police representative launched an operation and apprehend Vikheho Assumi, Yazaka Labo and Kakivi Assumi.
#AssamRifles Ghaspani battalion with state police apprehended three smugglers from general area 4th Mile, Dimapur on 13 Jul. Recoveries included one 7.65mm Pistol, one point 22mm Rifles, one Chinese Hand Grenade, live rounds, illegal foreign liquor. @PIBHomeAffairs @ANI pic.twitter.com/HT8gfpuL8i
— The Assam Rifles (@official_dgar) July 13, 2020
One 7.65 mm Pistol with mag, one point 22mm Rifle with mag, one Chinese Hand Grenade, five 7.65 mm live amn, two point 22mm live amn, 15 cases of Imperial Blue Whisky, 128 cases of Mc Dowel Rum and amounting approx Rs 7,94,000/-, Rs 6,61,740/- in cash and other incriminating materials were recovered from the apprehended persons, informed the press release.
The apprehended individuals alongwith recovered items were handed over to Diphupar police station for further investigation, it said.