Dimapur, February 4: Dimapur police while performing MVCP duty at Nagarjan power-grid area on January 25 intercepted one suspected Maruti Alto (NL07H-9224) and recovered one .22 pistol (country made) with magazine and five live rounds from the possession of Mughahoto Zhimo (35), son of Kakiho Zhimo of Ghowoto village and Vito Shohe (24), son of Hovukhu of Lothavi village.
In this connection a case has been registered and further investigation is on.
1 held with stolen revolver
Dimapur police arrested one Rehabuddin Das on February 3 and recovered a stolen revolver.
Police said the arrested accused admitted that he had stolen the revolver which was sold to a resident of Guwahati.
In this connection a case has been registered at East PS and investigation is on.
2 held with arms
Dimapur police manning Khatkhati check post intercepted one motor cycle (AS03-N-2297) on January 30 and recovered/seized one .32 Pistol and one magazine.
The accused persons were identified as Lan Kamei (30) of Nungba village, Tamenglong, Manipur, and presently a resident of Naga Colony, Burma Camp and Thanthaolung (34) of New Jalukie village, Peren.
Accordingly a case has been registered at East PS and investigation is going on.
Illegal tax collector held
Dimapur police on Monday arrested one person identified as Hoto Yepthomi (SS Rajapeyu NSCN-IM), a resident of Thilixu Block – I, Dimapur for collecting illegal tax from vendors and recovered Rs 1,550 from his possession.
In this connection a case has been registered at East PS and investigation is going on.
Dimapur police arrested one person namely John Taite (23) of New Colony Crossing Gate, Lumding, PS – Lankarut Hojai, Assam on January 27 in connection with a theft case registered earlier at East PS Dimapur.
(Page News Service)