Dimapur, March 10: Based on a specific input regarding presence of arms peddler in gen area 4th mile Dimapur, Medziphema Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) launched an operation today.
During the search operation 2 persons were apprehended and identified as Kuhoi Swu (48), s/o L Swu, resident of village Diphupar, PS Diphupar, Dist Dimapur and Sabir (20), s/o Afash Uddin, r/o vill Diphupar, PS Diphupar, Dist Dimapur. The recovery included one pistol beretta gardone vt, two 12 bore gun(double barrel each), .22mm and 12 bore live rds.
The apprehendees along with recovered items were handed over to Diphupar police station Dimapur for further investigation.
Mokokchung Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) conducted an operation based on a specific information along with a police representative in general area Tuli Town, dist Mokokchung on March 9.
During the search of a suspected house, troops of Assam Rifles apprehended one individual identified as T Sunep, s/o S Maran, resident of 17 miles Aitlenten Ward , Mokokchung along with unauthorised weapons.
The recoveries from the operation included one . 22 rifle, one Muzzle loaded rifle, two twelve bore rifles, rifle parts and ammunition of different calibres. The apprehendee along with recovered items was handed over to police station Tuli for further investigation.
(Page News Service)