Nagaland

NSCN (KN) cadre apprehended in Wokha; Arms & ammunitions recovered

Security Forces apprehend one NSCN (KN) cadre; Arms and ammunition recovered
(Apprehended NSCN (KN) cadre along with recovered items)

Kohima, December 03 (NEx): Security forces in an operation alongwith Police representatives apprehended one cadre of NSCN (KN) in general area Niuland, under Wokha district on November 30, 2020.

A press release from Assam rifles today, said that Security forces alongwith Police representatives launched an operation based on specific input and apprehended the NSCN (KN) cadre from Niuland and recovered 02 Air Rifles, 02 point 22 Rifle butts, 02 Telescopic sights, 60 rounds of live amunition of point 22, seven rounds of live amunition of 7.62mm (303 Rifle), 18 rounds of live ammunition of 12 Bore Rifle, 1490 pellets of Air Rifle and 01 Silencer assembly.

The apprehended person alongwith the recovered items have been handed over to Niuland Police station, for further investigation, said the press release.