Dimapur, July 6: Kohima police along with security forces arrested five cadres of NSCN (IM) from Tseminyu on charges of extortion and illegal possession of arms on July 4.
Police identified the accused as ‘ss’ Capt. Tenyenseng Seb (51), ‘ss’ 2nd Leut. Somingam Shang (32), ‘ss’ Pvt. Somirin Tangkhul (21), ‘ss’ Capt. Bopai Konyak (34) and ‘ss’ Sgt. Maj. Nagawangbou Wijunamai (29).
In this connection, 84 extortion slips, two .32 Pistol, 10 rounds of .32 live ammunitions, 5 mobile phones, 5 pairs of camouflage uniform, 2 combat bags, Maruti Gypsy (NL03-1769) along with ignition key and documents, 3 pen drives and a cheque book were recovered and seized from their possession.
Police has registered a case at Tseminyu PS against the arrested accused persons and investigation is on. (Page News Service)