Nagaland

Security forces apprehend NSCN (K-Nikki) cadre in Kohima

Security Forces in a joint operation with Police apprehended a cadre of NSCN (K-Nikki) near 2K Hotel, Officer Colony, Kohima

Kohima, October 24 (NEx): Security Forces in a joint operation with Police apprehended a cadre of NSCN (K-Nikki) near 2K Hotel, Officer’s Hill Colony, Kohima on October 22, 2020.

A press release from the PRO, HQ IGAR (N) said that the security forces launched a joint operation based on specific input and apprehended the individual from the area.

The release said that the individual was suspected to be involved in extortion activities on behalf of Commander of Western Division of NSCN (K-Nikki) in Kohima.

The troops recovered one Point 22mm Pistol with magazine, ten live rounds of ammunition and other incriminating documents from the individual, informed the PRO.

The apprehended cadre alongwith recovered items have been handed over to South Police Station, Kohima for further investigations, it said.