DIMAPUR, Sept 29 � Assam Rifles troops apprehended three NSCN (IM) cadres along with four weapons, assorted ammunition, IMFL and incriminating documents at Jalukie in Peren district of Nagaland on September 24.
A Defence release today said the Assam Rifles troops on receipt of specific information about the presence of unauthorised weapons in a house at New Market Colony here launched a search operation and recovered one .22 rifle, one 12 bore rifle, assorted ammunition, incriminating documents and illegal tax collection books from the house.
During the operation, NSCN (IM) cadre Hainazin Ningkon from Peren and another NSCN (IM) cadre Heguikam Pame from Tamenglong in Manipur were apprehended.
In another operation, Assam Riflesmen searched a house at Jalukie Colony here and recovered one .22 pistol, one .22 rifle, ammunition, incriminating documents, illegal tax collection receipts and 364 bottles of illegal liquor from the house of NSCN (IM) cadre Deituateung Newmai of Peren. Deituateung was also subsequently apprehended.