AR clarifies


Dimapur, April 28: Regarding the arrest of NSCN(IM) self styled Leacy from Kohima and a cadre from Khekiho village near Doyapur by Assam Rifles, PRO, IGAR (N) today informed that some members of NSCN(IM) have been violating the Cease Fire Ground Rules.
In the instant cases, the arrested individuals were indulging in extortion, vitiating peace and were in possession of incriminating documents and weapons, a press release issued by the PRO stated.
Stating that Assam Rifles conducts all operations with police representative upholding Human Rights, the PRO said the aspersions cast against Assam Rifles of threatening, torture and harassment during conduct of operations is false, baseless and a deliberate attempt to malign the image of Assam Rifles.
(Page News Service)