SF apprehends 7 insurgents with arms & ammo


Dimapur, May 11: In a major breakthrough against subversive elements operating in Manipur, Security Forces apprehended 7 insurgents and recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition in Kamjong District of Manipur on May 9.
On specific intelligence input regarding movement of insurgents with weapons, an operation was launched in Kamjong District towards Indo-Myanmar border. The Security Forces successfully apprehended 5 cadres of PREPAK, one cadre of KYLE and one cadre of UNLF along with a large seizure of weapon and ammunition.
The seized arsenal included a 7.62mm AK 56 Rifles, a 7.62mm Assualt Rifle Type 81, a 9mm Pistol, 79 rounds of 7.62mm AK, six 9mm rounds, three Chinese Hand Grenades, two rounds of Lathod High Explosive, three Detonators and one Magazine of AK and 9mm Pistol.
The apprehended insurgents and recovered items were handed over to Imphal Police Station, Imphal West District for further inquiry. (Page News Service)