Dimapur, June 13 (NE): The troops of Assam Rifles in a joint operation with Nagaland Police apprehended an active cadre of NSCN (KN) near Nui Colony, Burma Camp in Dimapur district of Nagaland on Friday, June 12, 2020.
Based on specific inputs regarding the presence of a UG cadre, the team launched an operation and apprehended a cadre of NSCN (KN) from the area.
The apprehended cadre has been identified as SS Deputy Kilonser S Vito Awomi, SS Chairman Arunachal Affairs of NSCN (KN), age 41 yrs, r/o Hozheto village in Dimapur District of Nagaland, said a social media notification from Eastern Command, Indian Army today.
The team also recovered one Point 32mm Pistol (Made in China), two mobile phones and other incriminating documents.
#NEOps#AssamRifles alongwith Police apprehended a cadre of NSCN (KN) near Nui Colony, Burma Camp, Dimapur, Nagaland on 12 Jun. Recoveries incl one Pt 32mm Pistol (Made in China), 2 mobile phones & incriminating documents@adgpi@SpokespersonMoD@official_dgar@DGP_Nagaland pic.twitter.com/P3ViVwqGDk
— EasternCommand_IA (@easterncomd) June 13, 2020
The apprehended individual along with recovered items have been handed over to East Police Station for further investigations, it added.