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Assam Rifles rescues 2 abducted civilians

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Dimapur, Decemer 17: In a significant operation, Assam Rifles in Mon rescued two civilian youth who were allegedly abducted by heavily armed cadres of Myanmar based NSCN-K (Ang Mai) group on the night of December 15 from Yannyu Village in Mon district, a press release issued by PRO Defence stated..
According to the release, a joint search and rescue operation was immediately launched by Assam Rifles and Nagaland Police, wherein the team intercepted the cadres in a jungle near Wetting Village in Mon district. After a brief firefight, the cadres ran away leaving behind the two kidnapped individuals and also a huge quantity of arms, ammunition and war like store including one M-16 Rifle and three Pistols.
A civilian guide was also apprehended in the operation.
The apprehended personnel, recovered arms, ammunition and other stores have been handed over to the Nagaland Police.
(Page News Service)