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Three Cadres Arrested With Extortion Slips Worth Rs 2.5 Lacs in Kohima

Three Cadres Arrested With Extortion Slips Worth Rs 2.5 Lacs in Kohima
(Recovered items from the three cadres of Nikki Sumi faction on February 17, 2021)

Kohima, February 19 (NEx): Assam Rifles in a joint operation with Police representative apprehended three cadres of Nikki Sumi faction in general area Jail Colony, Kohima on February 17, 2021.

The PRO, HQ IGAR (N) informed that troops of Assam Rifles alongwith Police representatives launched an operation based on specific input, and apprehended three cadres of Nikki Sumi faction and recovered three live rounds of 5.56mm, three live rounds of 7.62mm, three grams of contraband item and 15 extortion slips mentioning a total amount of Rs 2,59,000/- and Rs 10,190/- in cash.

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