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May 2019 Ambush: NIA files charge sheet against 4 NSCN (K-YA) cadres

Nagaland News

Dimapur, March 10: The NIA on Wednesday filed charge sheet against 4 NSCN (K-YA) cadres for their alleged involvement in killing two Assam Rifles personnel in an ambush on May 25, 2019.

The charge sheet was filed before the NIA Special Court in Dimapur against Yangang Konyak alias Mopa, Ahon Longphong alias Sangti, Hongo Konyak and Taiwang Konyak under sections of the IPC, the Arms Act, the Nagaland Security Regulation and the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
A NIA press release said the case was initially registered as an FIR in May 25, 2019 at Tobu Police Station, Mon District relating to an ambush upon 40 Assam Rifles by NSCN (K-YA) on May 25, 2019 which resulted in the death of two Assam Rifles personnel and caused injuries to four others.
The NIA had re-registered the case as RC15/2019/NIA/GUW on 21.12.2019 and taken over the investigation.
The NIA press release said investigation of the case has established the involvement of the charge sheeted four accused persons along with other NSCN (K-YA) cadres in the ambush on Assam Rifles.
Further investigation in the case in on, it informed.
(Page News Service)