Diphu, Nov 15: Acting on a specific information, an operation was conducted on Sunday at 5 pm at Laharijan Dudu Colony under Khakhati police station of Bokajan subdivision in Karbi Anglong.
In this connection three persons were nabbed by Khakhati police. One 0.22mm pistol along with one magazine and two rounds of live ammunition were recovered from their possession, police sources said.
The apprehended persons have been identified as Aska Sema (38) son of Sevko, resident of Superket, Dimapur, Ibungo Singha (27) and Boicha Singha (29). Both the youths were son of late Purna Singha, a resident of Lakhi Nagar Part II under Uriamghat police station, Golaghat, police report said.