Nagaland

Security forces apprehend two NSCN(IM) cadres in Dimapur

Security forces apprehend two NSCN(IM) cadres near Dhansiri in Dimapur
(Apprehended persons along with recovered items)

Kohima, October 17 (NEx): Security forces in an operation on Friday, October 16, 2020, apprehended two NSCN (IM) cadres involved in suspicious activities near Dhansiri in Dimapur.

Assam Rifles PRO HQ IGAR (N) informed that the Security forces launched an operation based on specific input and apprehended two cadres involved in suspicious activities in the area.

The troops also recovered 20 live rounds of ammunition of 70 mm, two pairs uniform of NSCN (IM), 76000 WY tablets amounting to Rs 7.6 Crore approximately and Rs 79,0000 in cash from the possession of the individuals, it informed.

The apprehended persons are identified as Chalung Latuk and Simon of NSCN (IM) group. The apprehended persons along with recovered items have been handed over to East Police Station, Dimapur for further investigations, it said.