Nagaland

NSCN (IM) cadre apprehended in Kiphire

NSCN (IM) cadre apprehended in Kiphire
(Assam Rifles personnel along with the apprehended individual and recovered items)

Kohima, February 20 (NEx): Assam Rifles in a joint operation with State Police representative apprehended one NSCN (IM) cadre in general area Longmatra in Kiphire on February 17, 2021.

Assam Rifles PRO HQ IGAR(N) informed that, ‘Based on specific input, troops of Assam Rifles alongwith State Police representative
launched an operation and apprehended one NSCN (IM) cadre and recovered one country made pistol with magazine, one Bike (Discover) and one mobile phone.

The apprehended individual alongwith the recovered items have been handed over to Kiphire Police Station for further investigation, PRO added.